Near some of the Black Sea and Mediterranean ports that I monitor on daily basis, vessel initially show heading into the port, then (a few hrs or days later), while still at the port, they are not shown when zoomed in all the way, on the live map. When I search for the missing vessel it shows up exactly where it should be and when clicked on the map location, the map displays it.
As an example, vessel Azeri Karabakh (IMO: 9352705), is not visible in Aliaga port on live map, but when searched is shown there (as of 2015-09-28 12:47).
This errors happens all the time. Another example is vessel Roskem-2 (IMO: 8862935) that is near Batumi right now, is not visible on live map, but when searched shows up where its supposed to be and when clicked on the last position received then also shows on the map (as of 2015-09-28 02:59).
Now, I realize that both vessel reported their location more than a few hours before the time I check the Live Map; but this should not be the reason for them to be excluded completely from the live map. The vessel should still be shown at the last reported position.
Otherwise, its misleading and since it is completely missing from the port area as if its now there.
Why is this happening? Is this port related? Or specific vessel type related? If the system has the vessel info (since it comes up when searched), then why is it not getting displayed on the live map?
This is a major flaw for my monitoring purposes and if not fixed will make the paid subscription that I have signed up for useless.
PS: I only track petroleum/oil tanker vessels.
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