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Reverse Geocoding API Documentation

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Is your free client-side reverse geocoding offer here to stay?

Reverse Geocoding
Yes! BigDataCloud is here to stay, and our amazing industry's first free client-side reverse geocode offer is here to stay too! We promise to do our utmost best to ensure the offer stands as long as we can.
Faq Reverse Geocoding
The geographical location information available on BigDataCloud API is based on a proprietary designed dataset and ultrafast geo-resolver technology. We do not make use of third-party search engines, such as Nominatim.We would like to acknowledge and thank the following organisations and data sources for taking an important part in our data building process:...
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Faq Reverse Geocoding
Client-side Reverse Geocoding API Terms and ConditionsThe main restriction of the API is that it can only be implemented on the client-side. If the system detects a violation of this term then the IP address calling the API will get banned and you will not be able to use any of the free APIs available....
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Faq Reverse Geocoding
Our Reverse Geocoding API is unique compared to other service providers because it is the first to deliver administrative/non-administrative boundaries-based results. Whereas, other service providers try to resolve the coordinates to the closest street addresses. Hence, their accuracy varies widely among various users and are slow to resolve. ...
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Faq Reverse Geocoding
The FREE Client-side Reverse Geocoding API is, strictly, to be used for client-side ONLY. Hence, if you are receiving an error message it is very likely that you have attempted to call the API from server-side or have violated the fair use policy of the API....
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