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sandhya.rai
Mar 9, 2009, 07:51 AM
HI,


I want to know about the service provider, actually Is there any third party
availabla that gives specific zipcode /areacode on the basis of longitude and latitude value to find the specific location on Google map.




Thanks in advance
Sandhya Rai



spinyanteater
Mar 10, 2009, 08:22 AM
I haven't used the Google Maps API so can't help with that, but to convert latitude and longitude into zip codes you need reverse geocoding and I don't think you can do that with Google Maps (but I could well be wrong). For this I can highly recommend Geonames (http://www.geonames.org/).