Geo location - Continents

Display a list of continents where your visitors are located.

API Usage

This API produces a json array.


One or more of the following parameters are required:

date Calculate top continents from the specified date entered as yyyy-MM-dd. Default is the current date.
unixTime Calculate the top continents from the specified unix timestamp. Default is the current unix timestamp.
period Specify the period:

  • d for days, eg: period=14d will show 14rows with daily trends, period=d defaults to 1 day
  • w for weeks, eg: period=12w will show 12 rows with weekly trends, period=w defaults to 1 week
  • m for months, eg: period=4m will show 4 rows with monthly trends, period=m defaults to 1 month

timeZone Calculate the top continents for the specified timezone. Default is the site's defined timezone.

Optional parameters:

login Your opentracker login email. Default is [].
password Your password.
ticketId A ticketId can be used to provide credentials with an expiring token. A ticketId can be used instead of a login/ password combination. Further information can be found here.
segment This is the property field based on which you want to segment the data. By default there are no segments. You can find more information here.
filter You can choose to see no segments [none] (default), see all segments showAllSorts, or by specifying the name of the segment.
site The site to display data for. Default is [].
locale The locale parameter is an identifier for a particular combination of language and region (e.g. en_US) and determines the format of the data returned. A list of locales can be found here.
ignoreLocale Display columns without language translation. Boolean. [false]|true.
dataType The dataType parameter determines the format of data returned. Values can be [ json ] | html | jsondatatable | jsonjqgrid | csv | png


Display a top continents list for the website from 2024-07-13 and three weeks back display in html:
HTTP GET/ POST:/api/location/top_continents.jsp?date=2024-07-13&
Display a top continents list for the website for 2024-07-13:
HTTP GET/ POST:/api/location/top_continents.jsp?date=2024-07-13
Display a top continents list for the website for the user "" with password "demo123":
HTTP GET/ POST:/api/location/top_continents.jsp?period=1d&


This last example returns a json array with 'n' entries starting from the specified period formatted as:

{ "resultsList": [
"continent":"North America",
"continent":"South America",


If errors are encountered, the first encountered error will be returned of form "Error: exception: message

Error: java.lang.RuntimeException: Login/ site combination is not valid

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