Sometimes we cannot even identify which country the missed call is from (except of the ones from our home country and a few others for which we know the international dialing code). Then how do we find it?
There is a centralized which has the following details about almost every in the world.
- Type of Number
- City / State / Exchange location
- Original Network Provider
1. Type of Number
This specifies whether the number is a Mobile number or a Landline/Fixed line referred as Geographic number. There is also a type of number called NonGeographic Number in countries like UK which is not linked to any specific location/city.
It is the country the number belongs to.
3. City / State / Exchange location
This gives the city and exchange location information for a fixed line and the zone or state for a mobile number.
4. Original Network Provider
This is the actual telecom company providing the service like Airtel, BSNL, Verizon, etc. But network provider listed here may not be the present network/service provider because Number Portability is not taken into account.
How can you use this service?
To use this service go to this page and enter the number in the international format.
Eg. +12532532533 or +923335721248
For fixed line phones, enter as follows:
You can also use 00 instead of + .