return external ip

curl ipinfo.io
Get your ip address, hostname, ASN and geolocation information. If you want just one field as a text response you can also get that,eg curl ipinfo.io/ip
Sample Output
{
  "ip": "67.188.232.131",
  "hostname": "c-67-188-232-131.hsd1.ca.comcast.net",
  "city": "Mountain View",
  "region": "California",
  "country": "US",
  "loc": "37.385999999999996,-122.0838",
  "org": "AS7922 Comcast Cable Communications, Inc.",
  "phone": 650
}

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2013-10-31 05:16:47

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