What is the ship's current position? Where is the ship located? SHIELD current position is 57.46297 N / 11.43942 E on Feb 3, 2017 20:43 UTC. Vessel SHIELD (IMO: 9169847, MMSI: 538003195) is a General Cargo Ship built in 1998 and currently sailing under the flag of Marshall Islands. Below you can find more technical information, photos, AIS data and last 5 port calls of SHIELD detected by AIS.

AIS Data

AIS TypeCargo ship
FlagMarshall Islands
ETAFeb 21, 19:00
IMO / MMSI9169847 / 538003195
Length / Beam100 / 20 m
Current draught6.4 m
Course / Speed324.6° / 0.8 kn
Coordinates57.46297 N/11.43942 E
Last report Feb 3, 2017 20:43 UTC

Are you interested in the sailing schedule of the SHIELD ship?
The SHIELD's port of calls and sailing schedule for the past months are listed below as detected by our live AIS ship tracking system. Currently the vessel SHIELD is on her next destination to TRIPOLI=LIBYA and the estimated time of arrival (ETA) is around Feb 21, 19:00. VesselFinder also gathers and keeps detailed information about ship movement history (e.g ship track) for the past 7 days (max).
More detailed historical ship movement AIS records are available on request.

Port Calls

Last Port CallActual time of Arrival (UTC)

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Master Data

IMO number9169847
Vessel NameSHIELD
Ship typeGeneral Cargo Ship
FlagMarshall Islands
Gross Tonnage6714
Summer Deadweight (t)8702
Length Overall (m)101
Beam (m)20
Draught (m)
Year of Built1998
Place of Built
Registered Owner


Vessel NameRegistered OwnerYear
MPP SHIELD Mason Tdg Ltd2009
UAL HOUSTON Mason Tdg Ltd2008
UAL HOUSTON Cardiff Schiffahrts GmbH & Co2007
CEC CARDIFF Cardiff Schiffahrts GmbH & Co2004
CEC CARDIFF Confidence Sg Co Ltd2002
SEABOARD EXPLORER Confidence Sg Co Ltd2001
CLIPPER CARDIFF Confidence Sg Co Ltd1999
CLIPPER CARDIFF Confidence Sg Co Ltd1998
MAERSK BROOKLYN Confidence Sg Co Ltd1998


SHIELD current position and history of port calls are received by AIS. Technical specifications, tonnages and management details are derived from VesselFinder database. The data is for informational purposes only and VesselFinder is not responsible for the accuracy and reliability of SHIELD data.