Find region from within EC2 instance by #PowerShell

(ConvertFrom-Json (Invoke-WebRequest -Uri http://169.254.169.254/latest/dynamic/instance-identity/document -UseBasicParsing).Content).region
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2 thoughts on “Find region from within EC2 instance by #PowerShell

  1. I think AWS no longer uses meta data and now use IAM security keys. At least in my case there is no meta-data. So, this solution doesn’t work (anymore) because meta-data doesn’t exist. How do we find the region without meta-data?

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