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Understanding vessel motion vectors makes collision avoidance decisions much easier.

The best way to learn something is with hands on practice.

We first need the targets range and bearing.

In this example the Electronic Bearing Marker (EBL) and Variable Range Marker (VRM) are used.

Note the 9 M & 312° at the bottom of the screen.

Open and print a Radar Plotting Sheet.pdf

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Heading 000     Speed 00
Bearing 000   Range 00.0