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Response Header
HTTP headers carry information about the client browser, the requested page and the server status
HTTP/2 200 
date: Wed, 12 Apr 2023 12:02:05 GMT
cache-control: s-maxage=86400, must-revalidate, max-age=3600
server: ATS/9.1.4
etag: W/"127c3-5f8705fd92485"
last-modified: Mon, 03 Apr 2023 15:40:11 GMT
content-type: text/html
vary: Accept-Encoding
age: 12185
x-cache: cp1079 hit, cp1087 hit/164432
x-cache-status: hit-front
server-timing: cache;desc="hit-front", host;desc="cp1087"
strict-transport-security: max-age=106384710; includeSubDomains; preload
report-to: { "group": "wm_nel", "max_age": 604800, "endpoints": [{ "url": "" }] }
nel: { "report_to": "wm_nel", "max_age": 604800, "failure_fraction": 0.05, "success_fraction": 0.0}
set-cookie: WMF-Last-Access=12-Apr-2023;Path=/;HttpOnly;secure;Expires=Sun, 14 May 2023 12:00:00 GMT
set-cookie: WMF-Last-Access-Global=12-Apr-2023;Path=/;;HttpOnly;secure;Expires=Sun, 14 May 2023 12:00:00 GMT
x-client-ip: 2600:3c02::f03c:93ff:fe51:41e5
set-cookie: GeoIP=US:GA:Atlanta:33.75:-84.39:v4; Path=/; secure;
accept-ranges: bytes
content-length: 75715

DNS Records
DNS Resource Records associated with a hostname

The DNS is up.   We have tried pinging There are no DNS Issues detected!

Type Name Value Class TTL
A IN 600
NS IN 86400
NS IN 86400
NS IN 86400
HTTPS Encryption
HTTPS Encrypted.
Is Wikipedia safe?
Yes is Safe according to Google Safe Browsing
Response Time
The website responded in 0.03 seconds.
The size of the HTML webpage is 18.73 kB.
Text compression
Webpage is Compressed: The filesize is 18.73 kB.

How to Solve Down or Outage Issues

We have tried pinging using our servers and the server responded on time, indicating that there are no current problems today.

If is down for you too, the server might be overloaded or unreachable because of network problems, outages or a website maintenance is in progress.

If is UP for us but you cannot access it, try these solutions:

  1. Do a full Browser refresh of the site holding down CTRL + F5 keys at the same time on your browser
  2. Clear Your browser Cookies and Cache
  3. Fix DNS problems by Clearing your local DNS cache to make sure that you grab the most recent cache that your ISP has Location Map

  • City Chicago

  • Region Illinois

  • Country United States
Chicago latitude: 41.8781 longitude: -87.6298

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