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How to Create a Sea Route from a Vessels Position
How to Create a Sea Route from a Vessels Position

In this guide we are going to introduce you to the sea route calculator feature.

Line Omholt-Jensen avatar
Written by Line Omholt-Jensen
Updated over a week ago

"Sea route calculator" can be found at the bottom of your screen, by clicking on the second from left icon.

Step 1

1) Go to "Sea route calculator"

2) Click on the box that says "From a Vessels Position"

3) Search for the vessel you want to create a route with

4) Select the vessel by clicking on it

Note that you can add filters to your search by clicking the icon in the upper right corner as we have explained in one of our previous guides.

Step 2

1) Click "Add Port" button to add the port you want in the route

2) Search for the port

3) Once your desired port is shown in the results, click on it

In ShipAtlas, it is possible to add more than one port. To do this click on "Add Port" again and repeat the process.

  • The port listed at the top of your list is the first port on your route.

  • To change the order of the port, hold the two-line icon on the right side of the vessels' names and drag it downward or upward the list.

  • To remove a port from the route, click on the "X" placed next to the name of the port.

Step 3

Under the list, you will see information about the vessel's speed and consumption.

In addition to your ports, your route is based on this information.

1) To change the information, click on "Edit Speed and Consumption".

2) Click on the section you want to edit and write in a new number.

3) Click on "Save" button once you are happy with changes

4) Click on "Confirm" button to confirm that you would like to make changes

Step 4

All the details are done and you can now view your route in the ShipAtlas map by:

1) Click on "Show Route" button at the bottom of the screen.

2) Zoom in on the route to make it clearer

3) Swipe up the information card at the bottom of the screen to get more information about the route.


Congratulations! πŸŽ‰

You now know how to create a sea route from a vessel's position.

In our next guide, we will explain how to create a sea route from a port.

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