Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 17-05-2012, 10:14   #16
Registered User

Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Probably and anchorage or a boatyard..
Boat: Ebbtide 33' steel cutter
Posts: 2,756
Re: AIS for Google Earth

Originally Posted by Xantusiidae View Post
I can imagine the file size of the earth would be HUGE but I cannot imagine anyone downloading the whole thing! What I'm looking to do is what conachair has done + AIS. From my searching around it can be done by an AIS decoder. Apparently easily but unfortunately for me, it doesn't seem to recognize the AIS I have (groan), despite my laptop receiving it immediately! Thanks for your thoughts and if you have any more ideas- say!
Have a look at opencpn. Computer chartplotter which will display ais and has a google earth plugin. All for free

conachair is online now   Reply With Quote

ais, google earth

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:27.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.