This processor resolves geographic information about an IP address.
It can extract:
- Country name
- Country code (2 letters)
- Region code. Depending on country, this can be a state code, a region code, a department identifier, …
- Region name. Depending on country, this can be a state name, a region name, a department name, …
- Region hierarchy. When available, this is a comma-separated hierarchical list of region names, from most general to most specific
- Postal code
- Latitude and longitude
- Timezone identifier
- Continent name
Important note: the precision of the GeoIP database wildly varies depending on the visitor’s ISP.