smart/geo

Smart Geo is databases from Open Data providers compiled into easy to use PHP objects.

0.4.0 2016-09-25 02:33 UTC

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Last update: 2024-06-19 13:25:48 UTC


README

This library is deprecated, use geobase/countries instead.

Smart Geo

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Smart Geo is databases from Open Data providers compiled into easy to use PHP objects.

  1. Features
  2. Sources
  3. Requirements
  4. Installation
  5. Country
  6. Region

Features

  • Multiple languages (Currently only supports English, French and German).
  • Country Database
  • Region Database (Currently only for Canada and the United States).
  • IP Geolocation (With MaxMind)

Sources

Requirements

Smart Geo does not require a database, but instead, uses JSON files.

This library uses PHP 5.6+.

Installation

You need to install the Smart Geo library through composer. To do so, add the following lines to your composer.json file.

{
    "require": {
       "smart/geo": "dev-master"
    }
}

To download or update the current data, use the following command.

php vendor/bin/geo data:update

Country

Database of all countries in the world.

Properties

  • Names
  • Short Code (Alpha-2 code)
  • Code (Alpha-3 code)
  • Latitude
  • Longitude
  • Bounding Box
  • Currency
  • Continent
  • Population
  • Area
  • Capital
  • Timezone

Examples

Get a list of all countries.

$countryCollection = (new Geo)->getCountryRepository()->findAll();

Get country name in english.

foreach ($countryCollection as $country) {
   echo $country->getNames()->get('en');
}

Order by country name in english.

$countryCollection->orderByName();

Region

Database of all States, Federal Districts and Territories in the United States, Provinces and Territories in Canada.

Properties

  • Name
  • Code (Alpha-2 code)
  • Country
  • Type
  • Latitude
  • Longitude
  • Bounding Box

Examples

Get a list of all regions in the US.

$geo = new Geo;
$country = $geo->getCountryRepository()->findByCode('US');
$regionCollection = (new Geo)->getRegionRepository()->findByCountry($country);

Get region name and type in english.

foreach ($regionCollection as $region) {
   echo $region->getNames()->get('en') . " is a " . 
       $region->getType()::class . " of the " . 
       $country->getNames()->get('en);
}