APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '218.252.0.0 - 218.253.63.255'
% Abuse contact for '218.252.0.0 - 218.253.63.255' is 'dnsadmin@cms.hkcable.com'
inetnum:        218.252.0.0 - 218.253.63.255
netname:        HKCABLE-HK
descr:          HK Cable TV Ltd
descr:          Cable Multi-Media Services
country:        HK
org:            ORG-HKCT1-AP
admin-c:        AD23-AP
tech-c:         AD23-AP
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
mnt-lower:      MAINT-HK-ICABLE
mnt-irt:        IRT-HKCABLE-HK
remarks:        include previous allocations
status:         ALLOCATED PORTABLE
last-modified:  2017-08-29T23:05:47Z
source:         APNIC
irt:            IRT-HKCABLE-HK
address:        12/F., Cable TV Tower,
address:        9 Hoi Shing Road,
address:        Tsuen Wan,
address:        N.T.,
e-mail:         dnsadmin@cms.hkcable.com
abuse-mailbox:  dnsadmin@cms.hkcable.com
admin-c:        AD23-AP
tech-c:         AD23-AP
auth:           # Filtered
mnt-by:         MAINT-HK-ICABLE
last-modified:  2010-11-18T08:50:10Z
source:         APNIC
organisation:   ORG-HKCT1-AP
org-name:       Hong Kong Cable TV Ltd - Cable Multi-Media Services
country:        HK
address:        12/F., Cable TV Tower
address:        9 Hoi Shing Road
phone:          +852-2112-7516
e-mail:         dnsadmin@cms.hkcable.com
mnt-ref:        APNIC-HM
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2017-08-29T23:20:43Z
source:         APNIC
person:         administrator dns
address:        12/F., Cable TV Tower,
address:        9 Hoi Shing Road,
address:        Tsuen Wan,
address:        N.T.,
address:        HK
country:        HK
phone:          +852-2112-7516
e-mail:         dnsadmin@cms.hkcable.com
nic-hdl:        AD23-AP
mnt-by:         MAINT-HK-ICABLE
abuse-mailbox:  dnsadmin@cms.hkcable.com
last-modified:  2013-11-12T08:49:15Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-46 (WHOIS-NODE2)
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '218.252.68.12'
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-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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