Checking out someone’s location from their external IP address ?

WordPress and lots of other applications allow you to see where your visitors are coming from but what if you wanted a quick and  simple way to check out an ip address from say a log file or other source.

IPLocation offer such a service for occasional use and will allow up 20 ip lookups per day from an address. is where you will find them but you can use their service like so  where is the ip address you have an interest in

and you will be rewarded with a screen like this

which gives you some simple info that you may use to further investigate your visitors.