Who’s on First allows developers (and robots) programmatic access to query and retrieve data about the places in our gazetter. This explorer is designed to provide you with an idea of the data you can access and the possibilities of WOF. Click next to learn more.
Search for places by keyword.
See the places at or nearby a point.
See the places intersecting a bounding box.
Click on the point icon, then make a point by clicking on the map or entering a latitude and longtitude. Specify a radius to search for places near that point.
Click on the box icon, then make a box by clicking on the map 4 times or entering a minimum and maximum latitude and a minimum and maximum longitude.