Geolocated City (mmcity)
Geolocates an IPv4 address and returns the corresponding city name.
This operation returns data for public IP addresses. If an IP is private, it will return null.
Use the Geolocated City with MaxMind GeoIP2 (mm2city) operation if you want to get the cities corresponding to your IPv6 addresses (ip6 data type).
How does it work in the search window?
This operation needs only one argument:
The data type of the new column is string.
We want to get the cities corresponding to the IP addresses in our clientIpAddress column, so we click Create column and select the Geolocated City operation. Select clientIpAddress as the argument and assign a name to the new column - let's call it city.
You will see the following result:
How does it work in LINQ?
Use the operator
as... and add the operation syntax to create the new column. The syntax is as follows:
Copy the following LINQ script and try the above example on the
from demo.ecommerce.data select mmcity(clientIpAddress) as city