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For category description pages of categories for specific ships, e.g. Category:Carousel (ship, 1971) and others in Category:Ships by name.
Links to the ship's IMO number category (format "IMO xxxxxx"), e.g. to Category:IMO 7027411 (see Category:Ships by IMO number).
Can also be used on file description pages. In this case, it's advisable to include parameter #2 with the ship's name.


{{IMOcat |1= }}

Initially added by bot to all subcategories of "IMO xxxxxxx" categories. Query: [1]. This is occasionally updated.

Template parameters

Parameter Description Default Status
1 IMO number of ship, first parameter of template or "IMO=" empty required
2 Ship name, second parameter of template or "Name=" empty optional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: the Category namespace

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: all users



renders as:

IMO info
Information about the vessel may be found at IMO 7027411.
A ship can change name and flag state through time, but the IMO number remains the same through the hull's entire lifetime. As a result, it can be useful to identify a ship by using the IMO number.


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This template is localized through {{Autotranslate}}. The layout of the template can be found under Template:IMOcat/layout.

To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please copy the code of Template:IMOcat/en (or any other language version you prefer to translate) and replace the text strings in there (the form below can be used to create a translation, the English version is preloaded in the edit box). Please change the parameter lang from en (or whatever language you are translating) to the language code of your language.