How to use the Marine Traffic Display
The Google Maps version of the Marine Traffic viewer allows the you to view live AIS data
on an interactive Google Maps interface. Marine Traffic includes a vessel finder
function allowing you to track a vessel by finding its last reported postion anywhere
in the world within Marine Traffic network coverage area.
The number of vessels tracked in each region are represented by yellow, green, and blue circles.
Clicking on a circle will zoom the display in on the selected area, allowing you
to quickly view all marine traffic for the selected Marine Traffic region.
Features of Marine Traffic Display include:
1. Vessel finder: Search for vessels by MMSI number or vessel name.
2. Region/Port Search: Quickly move from one Marine Traffic region to
another by selecting specific regions or port from the list.
3. Filters: Filter which vessel types and vessel information that is
being displayed in the Marine Traffic viewing area.