Various query formats are allowed; for example:
Chicago, IL
40:26:26N 79:59:46W
Athens, Greece

How far is it from Central Ocean County


or .

This service is provided by Indo.Com and uses the University of Michigan Geographic Name Server and a supplementary database of world cities to find the latitude and longitude of two places, and then calculates the distance between them (as the crow flies). It also provides a map showing the two places, using the Xerox PARC Map Server.