IP Address Geographic Location?

William Attwood wattwood at gmail.com
Tue Mar 17 09:59:34 MDT 2009


I, too, use Maxmind and suggest them.

http://www.maxmind.com/app/web_services#city

http://www.maxmind.com/app/locate_ip

On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 9:56 AM, Kimball Larsen
<kimball at kimballlarsen.com>wrote:

> 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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>>
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