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You may see a map in your search results if it’s particularly relevant to your search terms. For example:

You can click on a map result to open an interactive map where you can pan, zoom, search, and look up directions. DuckDuckGo map searches and route planning are powered by Apple’s MapKit JS framework.

Screenshot showing a map within DuckDuckGo Search results

Screenshot showing an interactive map on DuckDuckGo Search

Note that our strict privacy policy of not collecting or sharing any personal information extends to location searches. We do not send any personally identifiable information such as IP address to Apple or other third parties, and you are still anonymous when you perform map and address-related searches on DuckDuckGo. You can read more about our anonymous local results here.