Reverse Geocode

Reverse Geocode

Overview

The zoho.map.rGeoCode task returns the address of the specified GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude).

Note:
  • Zoho Maps use open-source address data. Hence, accuracy might not be on par with commercial vendors.
  • This task cannot be used in AU domain as Zoho Maps is not available for AU users.

Syntax

<response> = zoho.map.rGeoCode(<latitude>, <longitude>);

where:

ParamsData typeDescription

<response>

KEY-VALUE

The address of the specified location, and the status of the executed task.

<latitude>

NUMBER

The latitude of the address that needs to be obtained.

<longitude>

NUMBER

The longitude of the address that needs to be obtained.

Example

The following script returns the address of the specified location using its latitude and longitude:

response = zoho.map.rGeoCode(12.8311007, 80.0494381542286);

where:

response
The KEY-VALUE variable that holds the address of the specified location, and the status of the executed task.
12.8311007
The NUMBER that represents the latitude of the location whose address needs to be obtained.
80.0494381542286
The NUMBER that represents the longitude of the location whose address needs to be obtained.

Response Format

Success Response

  • The success response will be returned in the following format:

     {
     "country": "India",
     "country_code": "in",
     "address": "Bucket Building, Grand Southern Trunk Road, Vardhaman Nagar, Guduvancheri, Potheri, Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu, 603202, India","road": "Grand Southern Trunk Road",
     "state_district": "Kanchipuram district",
     "neighbourhood": "Vardhaman Nagar",
     "postcode": "603202",
     "suburb": "Guduvancheri",
     "state": "Tamil Nadu",
     "village": "Potheri",
     "building": "Bucket Building",
     "status": "success"
     }

Failure Response

  • The failure response for an undetectable latitude and longitude values will be returned in the following format:

     {
     "error": "unable to geocode",
     "status": "failure"
     }
 

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