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U.S./North American area code +1 447 will go into service in 2014 as an ordinary geographic area code, as an overlay on area code +1 217 for part of Illinois including Champaign and Springfield.

Mexico also has an area code 447, serving northeastern Michoacán, including Maravatío. Landline numbers are +52 447; mobile phone numbers are +52 1 447. The remainder of the number is a further 7 digits for landlines and mobiles.

Other countries may have a domestic area code 447 or similar.

However, "area code 447" often refers to a range of numbers in the United Kingdom (telephone country code +44). Numbers beginning with +44 7400 through +44 7999 are mobile phones, but numbers beginning with +44 70 are personal "follow-me" numbers that can be forwarded to anywhere in the world. Some of these "follow-me" numbers may be legitimate, but they are also very popular with Internet scammers.

Scam phone numbers in the United Kingdom (+44):

Most "419" scams using +44 70xx numbers involve emails that are sent from Nigeria and other West African countries, not from the UK! If you see a +44 70xx number in a 419 scam email it usually means you're dealing with criminals based in Nigeria.

UK phone numbers starting with '70' are "Personal numbering" in the "Find me anywhere" range. Charges for calls to these numbers are not distance-dependent. They can cost as much as UK£ 0.50 (USD 0.90) per minute to call and can forward the call to virtually any phone number in the world. Forwarding numbers can be set up for free and completely anonymously via websites such as uknumbers.com.

In most cases when you call one of these numbers the phone that starts ringing will actually be a mobile phone somewhere in Nigeria, as the UK number has been programmed to auto-forward calls to another number. These +44 70xx numbers are used as a redirect service to obscure the fact that the person taking the call is not actually based in Europe. The UK number is used to lend credibility to the scam.
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Where in North America is area code 447?

North American area code +1 447 is planned as an overlay for  Springfield, IL, area code +1 217, but it won't take effect until  some time probably in 2014.    Most l

What area code in Canada is 447?

Canadian area code 447 is in that famous part of Canada called" Illinois ," one of the more southerly provinces.Canada shares its telephone area code system with the USA and U

Which area code in america is 447?

Well in america there is a area code 447 set for Illonis, but it hasn't been put into effect yet. And maybe that isn't what you think is an American number. To get into the Un

Where in the UK is area code 447?

+44 is the country code for the United Kingdom    Codes beginning with 7 (dialled as 07... domestically) are for  mobile phones, pagers, and personal "follow-me" numbe

Does London have area code 447?

No, London has an area code of 020 for standard landline telephones. However, +44 7xxx xxxxxx would be a United Kingdom mobile phone or personal number shown in international

What state in UK has area code 447?

There is no area code 447 in the UK. I think that you have mis-interpreted the number. 44 is the international calling code when calling the UK from another country. The '7' i

Where is area code 447?

It isn't. The 44 denotes a UK number and the 7 denotes a mobile (cell) phone number, a pager, or a personal "follow-me" number. US area code +1 447 has been assigned to cent

Where in the UK is area code 0161 447?

UK telephone area code 0161 (international: +44 161) is Manchester.A telephone number beginning 0161 447 is most likely a BT landlinein one of the following districts: . nex

What number do you dial before you enter 447 area code?

You're probably looking at an international number that begins with +44 7, which is either a mobile phone/pager (+44 74 through +44 79) or a personal "follow-me" number (+44 7

Who is using 447 area code internationally?

An international number beginning with +44 7 is based in the United Kingdom (country code +44). Numbers beginning with +44 70 are personal "follow-me" numbers that can forward

Where is telephone country code 447?

There is no telephone country code +447.    The United Kingdom is country code +44 (dialed  as 00 44 from many places); the digit 7  indicates the number belongs to a

Does Dublin have area code 447?

Dublin, Ireland, is in area code 01, which is +353 1 in international format. An international number beginning with +44 7 is either a UK-based personal "follow-me" number (

Can 447 area code be used in Scotland?

References to "area code 447" in respect to the UK are usuallyincorrectly formatted numbers in international format. Thetelephone country code for the UK, including Scotland,

Does London have a area code that starts with 447?

The telephone country code for the UK is +44, and numbers beginning with +44 7 are either personal "follow-me" numbers (+44 70) or mobile phones (+44 74 through +44 79) or pag

Does England have area codes that start with 447?

The telephone country code for the UK (including England) is +44.An international telephone number beginning with +44 7 is either aUK personal "follow-me" number (+44 70) or a

Where is telephone area code 447?

In North America, area code +1 447 has been assigned as an overlay for area code +1 217 in central Illinois (including Springfield and Champaign/Urbana), but as of May 2013 it