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()
...
('40.72371', '-73.95097', 'Greenpoint', 'US', 'America/New_York')
('41.48199', '-81.79819', 'Lakewood', 'US', 'America/New_York')
('30.17746', '-81.38758', 'Palm Valley', 'US', 'America/New_York')
('41.72059', '-87.70172', 'Evergreen Park', 'US', 'America/Chicago')
('33.93113', '-117.54866', 'Norco', 'US', 'America/Los_Angeles')
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()
...
('46.09273', '-88.64235', 'Iron River', 'US', 'America/Menominee')
('31.28092', '74.85849', 'Patti', 'IN', 'Asia/Kolkata')
('46.65581', '32.6178', 'Kherson', 'UA', 'Europe/Kiev')
('32.9156', '-117.14392', 'Mira Mesa', 'US', 'America/Los_Angeles')
('15.45144', '78.14797', 'Betamcherla', 'IN', 'Asia/Kolkata')
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')