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Version: 5.6.0

useGeolocation

About

A hook to provide the geolocation info on client side.

Installation

npm install --save rooks

Importing the hook

import { useGeolocation } from 'rooks';

Usage

1. Getting geolocation in a component

function App() {
const geoObj = useGeolocation();

return (
<div
style={{
display: 'flex',
alignItems: 'center',
flexDirection: 'column',
}}
>
<p>{geoObj && JSON.stringify(geoObj)}</p>
</div>
);
}
render(<App />);

2. Getting geolocation in a component on some condition

function App() {
const [when, setWhen] = React.useState(false);

const geoObj = useGeolocation({
when,
});

return (
<div
style={{
display: 'flex',
alignItems: 'center',
flexDirection: 'column',
}}
>
<button
onClick={() => {
setWhen(true);
}}
>
Get Geolocation
</button>
<p>{geoObj && JSON.stringify(geoObj)}</p>
</div>
);
}
render(<App />);

Codesandbox Example

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