What Is My IP?

WhatIsMyIP.com® is the industry leader in providing IP address information. Moreover, we provide tools that allow users to perform an Internet Speed Test, Location Lookup, Proxy Detection, Whois Lookup, and more. Extensive tutorials that show users how to trace an email address are also available. Furthermore, knowing your IP address is crucial for online gaming, using remote desktop connections, connecting to a security camera DVR, and anonymity. If you’ve got questions and can’t find the answer on our site, feel free to post your question in our Q & A section.

What Is An IP Address?

This number is an exclusive number assigned to each network connect device such as printers and routers. Furthermore, the assigned IP address identifies each device. Therefore, it allows these connected devices the ability to communicate with each other over a computer network. Therefore, no device can be connected to a network without an IP address.

What Is IPv6?

Internet Protocol version 6 is the replacement for IPv4. First of all, an IPv6 address looks like this 2600:1005:b062:61e4:74d7:f292:802c:fbfd. While an IPv4 address looks like this


Our API gives you access to most of our tools programmatically. To clarify, you must be a Gold level member to access our API. Most noteworthy, Gold level accounts get 10 API keys. Consequently, each key is allowed 1,440 calls per day (1 per minute) for a total of 14,400 calls per 24 hour period. API Definition

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