Errors

Why do some requests return as errors?
There are multiple reasons why your API returned your query as errors. You can read what each error signifies in our documentation.
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 12:52 PM
SSL Handshake errors
If you receive SSL errors while connecting to any of our API endpoints, it's possible your client doesn't support Server Name Indication (SNI). We...
Fri, 22 Jun, 2018 at 11:42 AM
What does Ratelimited mean?
Ratelimited means the number of times you exceeded the API call limit you are subscribed to (Note that it doesn't mean the 'number of calls' ...
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019 at 4:31 PM
What if my requests go over the RPS limit?
In case your requests go beyond the limits associated with your plan, the API will return an error code 429. If you're unsure about your actual usage,...
Tue, 24 Mar, 2020 at 6:06 PM
Why am I getting the 'Key not active' error?
This usually happens when mails from us to your email ID get bounced back. Please share your correct email ID with us at http://locationiq.com/contact
Mon, 23 Mar, 2020 at 7:14 PM
What is the meaning of the Error 1006: Access Denied?
This might mean that your IP address got blocked due to multiple signups in a small period of time. Please write to us on hello@locationiq.com so that we ...
Tue, 24 Mar, 2020 at 8:46 PM
Why am I receiving a 429 response code?
Error 429 deals with exceeding daily, secondly or minutely requests limits: Rate Limited Second - If your requests exceed the per-second rate-limits Rate L...
Tue, 24 Mar, 2020 at 6:47 PM