(Internet Protocol Address) Known as IP address is a unique string of numbers separated by periods or full stops. An example of Ip address would look like this, 98.002.33.444. It is a crucial part of internet and computers connected to the internet. IP address is used to identify the individual computer over the network. Finding and tracking a location of an IP address could be tricky at times, but with right tools you can do it in no time.
Another real life example can be like this. Suppose if the internet is earth or planet then IP address is your home address, so it becomes easy to identify an individual with his/her residential address.
So, with the use of IP address you can find and trace the location of the computer to which this IP address belongs. Today in this post I will be telling you how to find and trace geographical Location of an IP Address.
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Several online services or web apps can do this task of finding a location of an IP address for you, but the thing is they are not reliable. If you check an IP address location on two different tools, then the chances are there that you may get two different locations. So it’s always advisable to verify the IP address using different tools available online.
Just to save your time I have made the list of these online tools to find the location of an IP addresses.
How to Find Location of IP Address
IPlocation is a free online tool that can be used to find the location of IP addresses. One of the best things about IPLocation is that to give you more accurate data this tool shows you IP address location from multiple IP locator services.
How to use it?
Step 1: Go to IPlocation.net.
Step 2: When you open the website, you can see that the website is showing IP address of your computer along with the location.
Step 3: Now enter IP address for which you want to find the location on IP Address bar and click on Query.
Step 4: Now you’ll see IP location showing results from multiple IP locators. If two or more services are showing the same location, then you are done! That’s the location of IP address you are searching.
Another great service to find the location of IP address is DNS Stuff. This website is very simple to use all you have to do is visit DNS Stuff and type the IP address you wish to find the location. Finally, click on search button to get the location.
Geobytes also show the similar results when you try to get the location of an IP address, but, also, it also shows country code, currency, continent, proxy information and population of the country.
- Visit Geobytes IPLocatore.
- Paste or type the IP address and click on Submit.
I would recommend you to use all the above services, just to get the most accurate results. By following the above methods, you should be able to find the location of IP addresses in less than a minute.