Making requests

GET https://ip-geolocation.whoisxmlapi.com/api/v1?apiKey=YOUR_API_KEY&ipAddress=8.8.8.8
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Input parameters

apiKey

Required. Get your personal API KEY on My products page.

ipAddress

Optional. IPv4 or IPv6 to search location by.

If the parameter is not specified, then it defaults to client request's public IP address.

domain

Optional. Domain name to search location by.

If the parameter is not specified, then 'ipAddress' will be used.

email

Optional. Email address or domain name to search location by it's MX servers.

If the parameter is not specified, then 'domain' will be used.

outputFormat

Optional. Response output format.

Acceptable values: JSON | XML

Default: JSON

Free access

After Sign Up you automatically get a free subscription plan limited to 1,000 requests per month.

Usage limits and requests throttling

The maximum number of requests per second is 100. In case that the limit is breached, your subsequent requests will be rejected until the next second.

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