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Python GeoPy Package: Get the city, state and country name of a specified latitude and longitude

Default Options Object (Nominatim API): Exercise-6 with Solution

Write a Python function to get the city, state and country name of a specified latitude and longitude using Nominatim API and Geopy package.

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

from geopy.geocoders import Nominatim
geolocator = Nominatim(user_agent="geoapiExercises")
def city_state_country(coord):
    location = geolocator.reverse(coord, exactly_one=True)
    address = location.raw['address']
    city = address.get('city', '')
    state = address.get('state', '')
    country = address.get('country', '')
    return city, state, country
print(city_state_country("47.470706, -99.704723"))

Sample Output:

('Bowdon', 'North Dakota', 'USA')

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