To list a bucket's location you make a
GET request that is scoped to a bucket,
and you use the
location query string parameter. The location value is
returned in an XML document in the response body. For most dual-region
buckets, additional location information can be obtained my making a request
for the bucket's custom placement configuration.
Query string parameters
||You can use this to display the location of the bucket. Returned values can include a region, predefined dual-region, or multi-region name. For a list of possible locations, see bucket locations.||No|
See signed URL query string parameters for information on the parameters you include when creating and using signed URLs.
Request body elements
This request does not include an XML document in the request body.
The following syntax applies to GET Bucket requests that use the
location query string parameter.
GET /?location HTTP/1.1 Host: BUCKET_NAME.storage.googleapis.com Date: DATE Content-Length: 0 Authorization: AUTHENTICATION_STRING
The request can return a variety of response headers depending on the request headers you use.
Response body elements
The following response body elements are applicable only if you use the
location query string parameter to display the bucket's location constraint.
||The location constraint of the bucket. Can be the name of a single region, predefined dual-region, or multi-region. For a list of locations, see bucket locations.|