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Lookup IP Address Location

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If you can find out the IPv4 or IPv6 address of an Internet user, you can get an idea what part of the country or world they're in by using our IP Lookup tool.

What to do: Enter the IP address you're curious about in the box below, then click "Get IP Details." Read the information below for an explanation.

How to get someone's IP address

Once you have an IP address it is as easy as pasting and clicking above. But if you don't know how to get someone's IP address read: 11 Ways To Get Someone's IP Address

What you will get with this tool:

Your IP address search will give you general details only about what is on the end of that IP address. Here's what you'll find out:

  • The ISP and organization's name
  • The IP's host name
  • The country it's in
  • The region/state
  • The city (see below)
  • The latitude and longitude of the location (a best guess)
  • The area code for that region
  • Any known services running on that IP

What you won't get:

You won't get anything like...

  • A person's name
  • The exact street address
  • A phone number
  • Their email address

That's where privacy issues come in, which are there to protect Internet users like you.

A word about accuracy:

Country Country Accuracy Level 99%
State/Region State/Region Accuracy Level 90%
City (<25mi/40km) City Accuracy Level 81%

In countries outside the US and Europe the accuracy for the city level 25mile/40km radius is around 55%.

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