GeoLite2 databases are free IP geolocation databases comparable to, but less accurate than, MaxMind’s GeoIP2 databases. GeoLite2 databases are updated on the first Tuesday of each month.
MaxMind does not provide official support for the free GeoLite2 databases. If you have questions about the GeoLite2 databases or GeoIP2 APIs, please see stackoverflow’s GeoIP questions and answers.
The GeoLite2 databases are distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. The attribution requirement may be met by including the following in all advertising and documentation mentioning features of or use of this database:
This product includes GeoLite2 data created by MaxMind, available from <a href="http://www.maxmind.com">http://www.maxmind.com</a>.
|Database||MaxMind DB binary, gzipped||CSV format, zipped|
|GeoLite2 City||Download (md5 checksum)||Download|
|GeoLite2 Country||Download (md5 checksum)||Download|
See GeoIP2 downloadable databases for a list of available APIs. GeoIP2 APIs may be used with GeoLite2 databases.