faker.providers.geo

class faker.providers.geo.Provider(generator)

Bases: faker.providers.BaseProvider

land_coords data extracted from geonames.org, under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. Coordinates are in decimal format for mapping purposes. Country code is in Alpha 2 format (https://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/country_code_list.htm). Timezones are canonical (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_tz_database_time_zones).

coordinate(center=None, radius=0.001)

Optionally center the coord and pick a point within radius.

Examples:
>>> Faker.seed(0)
>>> for _ in range(5):
...     fake.coordinate()
...
Decimal('26.826999')
Decimal('45.792650')
Decimal('-158.265114')
Decimal('-40.995129')
Decimal('94.488524')
latitude()
Examples:
>>> Faker.seed(0)
>>> for _ in range(5):
...     fake.latitude()
...
Decimal('13.4134995')
Decimal('22.896325')
Decimal('-79.132557')
Decimal('-20.4975645')
Decimal('47.244262')
latlng()
Examples:
>>> Faker.seed(0)
>>> for _ in range(5):
...     fake.latlng()
...
(Decimal('13.4134995'), Decimal('45.792650'))
(Decimal('-79.132557'), Decimal('-40.995129'))
(Decimal('47.244262'), Decimal('80.880444'))
(Decimal('18.6986795'), Decimal('-17.160223'))
(Decimal('37.935520'), Decimal('12.226293'))
local_latlng(country_code='US', coords_only=False)

Returns a location known to exist on land in a country specified by country_code. Defaults to ‘en_US’. See the land_coords list for available locations/countries.

Examples:
>>> Faker.seed(0)
>>> for _ in range(5):
...     fake.local_latlng()
...
('34.95303', '-120.43572', 'Santa Maria', 'US', 'America/Los_Angeles')
('34.09668', '-117.71978', 'Claremont', 'US', 'America/Los_Angeles')
('42.16808', '-88.42814', 'Huntley', 'US', 'America/Chicago')
('39.96097', '-75.60804', 'West Chester', 'US', 'America/New_York')
('46.09273', '-88.64235', 'Iron River', 'US', 'America/Menominee')
location_on_land(coords_only=False)

Returns a random tuple specifying a coordinate set guaranteed to exist on land. Format is (latitude, longitude, place name, two-letter country code, timezone) Pass coords_only to return coordinates without metadata.

Examples:
>>> Faker.seed(0)
>>> for _ in range(5):
...     fake.location_on_land()
...
('38.70734', '-77.02303', 'Fort Washington', 'US', 'America/New_York')
('34.5624', '38.28402', 'Tadmur', 'SY', 'Asia/Damascus')
('30.21121', '74.4818', 'Malaut', 'IN', 'Asia/Kolkata')
('38.10558', '-1.86343', 'Caravaca', 'ES', 'Europe/Madrid')
('35', '136.51667', 'Komono', 'JP', 'Asia/Tokyo')
longitude()
Examples:
>>> Faker.seed(0)
>>> for _ in range(5):
...     fake.longitude()
...
Decimal('26.826999')
Decimal('45.792650')
Decimal('-158.265114')
Decimal('-40.995129')
Decimal('94.488524')