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Re: Get the timezone from an IP address




On Wed, 2019-05-08 at 15:03 -0400, Michael Stone wrote:
> On Wed, May 08, 2019 at 07:43:58PM +0100, André Rodier wrote:
> > Is there any way - or Debian package - to know the timezone from an IP
> > address, or at least from a country? I have successfully used the geoip
> > databases to get the country, so I could use the main city as an
> > approximation.
> > 
> > I would prefer to do this offline, though.
> 
> You can get a guess on lat/lon for an IP and then get the TZ for the 
> coordinates. Lots of options there, e.g.:
> https://stackoverflow.com/questions/16086962/how-to-get-a-time-zone-from-a-location-using-latitude-and-longitude-coordinates
> 

Thanks, I will check this as well, a lot of links!

-- 
André