You may also use 3rd party websites such as Geobytes or Dnsstuff to lookup the IP address. The whois lookup will reveal name of the ISP who owns that IP address, and the country where it is originated from. If you’re lucky, you might also find the city of orgin.
Quick Answer, can you tell where an IP address is located? Geolocation lookup. Through a useful Internet tool called IP geolocation lookup, you can track an IP address close to someone’s exact location, if they’re communicating with you through the Internet…and if you want or need to know where they really are.
Also the question is, how do I find out where an IP address came from?
- Use a trace application like NeoTrace to determine the probable location of the originating IP address.
- Use a command line utility like tracert to or ping to see if that IP address responds.