Technical Documentation



location {altitude feet;building name;country-code code;floor number;hcoord horizontal-coordinate;lata service-area;latitude degrees;longitude degrees;npa-nxx number;postal-code postal-code;rack number;vcoord vertical-coordinate;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit system]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure the system location in various formats.


altitude feet—Number of feet above sea level.

building name—Name of building. The name of the building can be 1 to 28 characters in length. If the string contains spaces, enclose it in quotation marks (" ").

country-code code—Two-letter country code.

floor number—Floor in the building.

hcoord horizontal-coordinate—Bellcore Horizontal Coordinate.

lata service-area—Long-distance service area.

latitude degrees—Latitude in degree format.

longitude degrees—Longitude in degree format.

npa-nxx number—First six digits of the phone number (area code and exchange).

postal-code postal-code—Postal code.

rack number—Rack number.

vcoord vertical-coordinate—Bellcore Vertical Coordinate.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

system-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Published: 2010-04-26