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Nearest datacenter to me?

Hi. Before to create my first droplet i want to know where is smallest ping. Please tell me ip adresses of datacenter routers with geographical location.

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If you have doctl set up, you can script a thing that pings each datacenter’s speedtest endpoint four times and shows the results, like below

$ doctl compute region list --no-header | grep -v false | awk '{print $1}' | \
  while read p; do echo -n "$p: "; ping -c4 speedtest-$p.digitalocean.com | \
  grep --color=never rtt; done
nyc1: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 256.664/510.321/800.166/252.180 ms
sgp1: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 154.882/166.260/193.908/16.151 ms
lon1: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 331.613/454.028/536.354/76.047 ms
nyc3: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 258.674/510.916/808.148/219.937 ms
ams3: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 424.820/884.586/1092.637/267.558 ms, pipe 2
fra1: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 333.423/514.485/1048.595/308.374 ms, pipe 2
tor1: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 262.416/467.444/1074.072/350.247 ms, pipe 2
sfo2: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 209.758/271.905/443.974/99.387 ms
blr1: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 190.940/193.303/198.453/3.010 ms
sfo3: rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 211.879/244.435/332.623/51.006 ms

Hello,

Here is a list with the DigitalOcean datacenters. You can also check the following article:

https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/platform/availability-matrix/

DigitalOcean’s datacenters are in the following locations:

NYC1, NYC2, NYC3: New York City, United States
AMS2, AMS3: Amsterdam, the Netherlands
SFO1, SFO2, SFO3: San Francisco, United States
SGP1: Singapore
LON1: London, United Kingdom
FRA1: Frankfurt, Germany
TOR1: Toronto, Canada
BLR1: Bangalore, India

Hope that this helps! Regards, Alex

sao paulo