APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '203.178.0.0 - 203.183.255.255'
% No abuse contact registered for 203.178.0.0 - 203.183.255.255
inetnum:        203.178.0.0 - 203.183.255.255
netname:        JPNIC-NET-JP
descr:          Japan Network Information Center
country:        JP
admin-c:        JNIC1-AP
tech-c:         JNIC1-AP
remarks:        JPNIC Allocation Block
remarks:        Authoritative information regarding assignments and
remarks:        allocations made from within this block can also be
remarks:        queried at whois.nic.ad.jp. To obtain an English
remarks:        output query whois -h whois.nic.ad.jp x.x.x.x/e
mnt-by:         MAINT-JPNIC
status:         ALLOCATED PORTABLE
last-modified:  2008-09-04T06:49:35Z
source:         APNIC
role:           Japan Network Information Center
address:        Urbannet-Kanda Bldg 4F
address:        3-6-2 Uchi-Kanda
address:        Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0047,Japan
country:        JP
phone:          +81-3-5297-2311
fax-no:         +81-3-5297-2312
e-mail:         hostmaster@nic.ad.jp
admin-c:        JI13-AP
tech-c:         JE53-AP
nic-hdl:        JNIC1-AP
mnt-by:         MAINT-JPNIC
last-modified:  2012-08-28T07:58:02Z
source:         APNIC
% Information related to '203.180.166.0 - 203.180.166.255'
inetnum:        203.180.166.0 - 203.180.166.255
netname:        IIJNET
descr:          IIJ Internet
country:        JP
admin-c:        JP00010080
tech-c:         JP00010080
remarks:        This information has been partially mirrored by APNIC from
remarks:        JPNIC. To obtain more specific information, please use the
remarks:        JPNIC WHOIS Gateway at
remarks:        http://www.nic.ad.jp/en/db/whois/en-gateway.html or
remarks:        whois.nic.ad.jp for WHOIS client. (The WHOIS client
remarks:        defaults to Japanese output, use the /e switch for English
remarks:        output)
last-modified:  2012-11-22T20:17:02Z
source:         JPNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-46 (WHOIS-NODE3)
  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
3 records found for '203.180.166.195'
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IP address lookups Miscellaneous queries
-l

1st level less specific

Returns smallest IP address range that includes the queried IP address or range

-i

Inverse attributes

Returns objects with an attribute that matches the query text and attribute type
-L

All less specific

Return all larger IP address ranges that include the queried IP address or range

-T

Object types

Results that match the query and are of a specified object type
-m

1st level more specific

Returns first level more specific address ranges within the boundaries of the queried IP address range
-M

All more specific

Returns all more specific address ranges within the boundaries of the queried IP address range

Query hints

  • Include "AS" in front of an AS number.
    Example: AS4808

  • Include "-t" (template only) or "-v" (template and description) in front of an object name to view the template
    Example: -t inetnum

-x

Exact match only

Returns address range that exactly matches the queried IP address range
-d

Associated reverse domain

Returns IP address range and associated reverse domain

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