• Location detection using PHP Script

    The Geo location API is used to get the geographical position of a user. Since this can compromise user privacy, the position is not available unless the user approves it. Use the getCurrentPosition() method to get the user’s position.

    The example below is a simple Geo location example returning the latitude and longitude of the user’s position:

    Click the button to get your coordinates:

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    <button onclick="getLocation()">Try It</button><script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[
    var x=document.getElementById("demo");
     
    function getLocation()
     
      {
     
      if (navigator.geolocation)
     
        {
     
        navigator.geolocation.getCurrentPosition(showPosition);
     
        }
     
      else{x.innerHTML="Geolocation is not supported by this browser.";}
     
      }
     
    function showPosition(position)
     
      {
     
      x.innerHTML="Latitude: " + position.coords.latitude +
     
      "
    Longitude: " + position.coords.longitude;               
     
      }
    // ]]></script>

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