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Re: IP geographical address info

Tong writes:
> Thanks for the hint, Darac. Found it's source. FYI, the geographical
> info can be at the state/province level.

I wrote: 
> Note that, while useful, this data is not reliable.

Walter Hurry writes:
> Yes, lots of gaps it seems.

Not just gaps.  IP geolocation is often flat out wrong, for many
reasons.  It's good enough for targeted advertising but you shouldn't
rely on it for anything important.
John Hasler

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