IP Address Geographic Location?

Kimball Larsen kimball at kimballlarsen.com
Tue Mar 17 09:56:19 MDT 2009


Can you point me to a specific api?

Most of what I have found googling around are fee-based databases you  
can purchase, but you have to load into a db somewhere and write an  
engine to do the lookups yourself.


- Kimball
http://www.kimballlarsen.com

On Mar 17, 2009, at 9:54 AM, William Attwood wrote:

> I don't know of a complete solution, however.... You could tie into  
> an API
> for Geographical information based on IP address to get the lat/ 
> long, and
> then plot those on google maps...
>
>
>
> On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 9:51 AM, Kimball Larsen
> <kimball at kimballlarsen.com>wrote:
>
>> I'm working on a small project for my family and need to be able to  
>> produce
>> a map of the world with the geographic locations of specific IP  
>> addresses
>> indicated on the map.  The list of specific IPs is quite large - >  
>> 500 of
>> them.  I've found places online to look up the location of a single  
>> IP at a
>> time, but wondered if anyone here knew of a way to look up large  
>> groups of
>> IPs?
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>>
>> - Kimball
>> http://www.kimballlarsen.com
>>
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