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Get City Country By IP Address in PHP

This tutorial describe how to get city or country name by IP address.  I used geoplugin.net library in this script. This code will not work on localhost.

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/*Get user ip address*/
$ip_address=$_SERVER['REMOTE_ADDR'];
/*Get user ip address details with geoplugin.net*/
$geopluginURL='http://www.geoplugin.net/php.gp?ip='.$ip_address;
$addrDetailsArr = unserialize(file_get_contents($geopluginURL));
/*Get City name by return array*/
$city = $addrDetailsArr['geoplugin_city'];
/*Get Country name by return array*/
$country = $addrDetailsArr['geoplugin_countryName'];
/*Comment out these line to see all the posible details*/
/*echo '<pre>';
print_r($addrDetailsArr);
die();*/
if(!$city){
$city='Not Define';
}if(!$country){
$country='Not Define';
}
echo '<strong>IP Address</strong>:- '.$ip_address.'<br/>';
echo '<strong>City</strong>:- '.$city.'<br/>';
echo '<strong>Country</strong>:- '.$country.'<br/>';
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Version: V 1

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