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Get Geometric Location and Other Information

version 1.0.0.0 (83 KB) by Semin Ibisevic
Tracks down your geometric coordinates and other information on the base of the IP address

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Updated 13 Apr 2012

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The function 'getGeoInformation' retrieves your geometric information (such as latitude and longitude), by automatically tracking down your computer's IP. Additionally you can input a different IP address.

For example

geo = getGeoInformation

returns:

IP: '151.58.40.49'
country: 'Italy'
region: 'Lazio'
city: 'Rome'
usZIPCode: []
usAreaCode: []
usMetroCode: []
lat: '41.9000'
long: '12.4833'
isp: 'IUnet'
organization: 'IUnet'

I included also some examples of functions that use geometric coordinates. For instance, you can determine the current weather (see Sagar Aiya) or the position of the sun (see Vincent Roy).

Cite As

Semin Ibisevic (2022). Get Geometric Location and Other Information (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/36173-get-geometric-location-and-other-information), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2010a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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Inspired by: Get HTML Table Data into MATLAB, Google Weather

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