APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to 'AS196608 - AS210331'
as-block:       AS196608 - AS210331
descr:          RIPE NCC ASN block
remarks:        These AS Numbers are assigned to network operators in the RIPE NCC service region.
mnt-by:         RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
created:        2018-12-04T08:56:54Z
last-modified:  2018-12-04T08:56:54Z
source:         RIPE
% Information related to 'AS197288'
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aut-num:        AS197288
as-name:        STOFANET
org:            ORG-TSA1-RIPE
import:         from AS3308 accept ANY
import:         from AS174 accept ANY
import:         from AS31027 accept AS-NIANET
import:         from AS42789 accept AS42789
import:         from AS42525 accept ANY
import:         from AS39642 accept ANY
export:         to AS3308 announce AS197288
export:         to AS174 announce AS197288
export:         to AS31027 announce AS197288
export:         to AS42789 announce AS197288
export:         to AS42525 announce AS197288
export:         to AS39642 announce AS197288
admin-c:        JANC4-RIPE
admin-c:        LARS2-RIPE
tech-c:         JANC4-RIPE
tech-c:         LARS2-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED
mnt-by:         RIPE-NCC-END-MNT
mnt-by:         STOFA-MNT
created:        2010-09-29T12:44:29Z
last-modified:  2018-09-04T10:54:32Z
source:         RIPE
organisation:   ORG-TSA1-RIPE
org-name:       Stofa A/S
org-type:       LIR
address:        Slet Parkvej 5-7
address:        8310
address:        Tranbjerg J
address:        DENMARK
phone:          +45 88 30 30 30
fax-no:         +45 88 13 15 48
admin-c:        JANC4-RIPE
admin-c:        LARS2-RIPE
abuse-c:        SA958-RIPE
mnt-ref:        RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-ref:        STOFA-MNT
mnt-by:         RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-by:         STOFA-MNT
created:        2004-04-17T11:14:47Z
last-modified:  2018-02-16T11:35:41Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Jan Chrillesen
address:        Stofa A/S
address:        Slet Parkvej 5-7
address:        DK-8310 Tranbjerg
phone:          +45 20205219
nic-hdl:        JANC4-RIPE
mnt-by:         STOFA-MNT
created:        2018-02-16T11:31:46Z
last-modified:  2018-02-16T11:34:25Z
source:         RIPE
person:         Lars Schmidt-Petersen
address:        Sydenergi Bredbaand A/S
address:        Elholm 1
address:        6400 Soenderborg
address:        Denmark
phone:          +45 75 18 83 14
fax-no:         +45 73 42 28 56
nic-hdl:        LARS2-RIPE
mnt-by:         DK-ESS-MNT
created:        2009-02-20T11:34:10Z
last-modified:  2019-02-06T11:43:19Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
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5 records found for 'AS197288'
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1st level less specific

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


Inverse attributes

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

All less specific

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


Object types

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

1st level more specific

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

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


Exact match only

Returns address range that exactly matches the queried IP address range

Associated reverse domain

Returns IP address range and associated reverse domain

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