Geo URI Handler

Geo URI Handler

Open `geo:` URIs in your preferred maps website. Globe by Randomhero from the Noun Project

What is Geo URI Handler?

Geo URI Handler is a Firefox add-on that enables you to open geo: URIs in your preferred maps website. It supports multiple map sites and allows for displaying coordinates, performing search queries, and more.

Stats date:
Users: 86 ▼ -2
Rating: 5.00 (3)
Version: 2.1 (Last updated: 2020-12-05)
Creation date: 2018-04-23
Weekly download count: NaN
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
  • storage
Size: 40.76K
Email: Click to see
URLs: Website
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

Geo URI Handler

Open geo: URIs in your preferred maps website

Supported destination map sites:

  • Qwant Maps (default)
  • OpenStreetMap
  • Google Maps
  • Bing Maps
  • Apple Maps (macOS only)
  • GeoHack
  • MapCompare

Supported URI examples:

  • geo:latitude,longitude - displays the given coordinates and places a marker at them
  • geo:latitude,longitude?z=zoom - overrides the default zoom
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User reviews
Very useful, geo is universal now, Hope to have it by default in Firefox. Thank you.
by Sneetsher, 2023-05-06
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Risk impact

Geo URI Handler is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Geo URI Handler has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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