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% Information related to 'MAINT-AU-AINS'
mntner:         MAINT-AU-AINS
descr:          Australia Internet Solutions Pty Ltd
descr:          Level 6, 140 Queen Street
descr:          Melbourne, VIC 3000
descr:          Phone: 03 8665 8305
country:        AU
admin-c:        SW64-AP
tech-c:         SW64-AP
upd-to:         noc@ains.net.au
auth:           # Filtered
mnt-nfy:        noc@ains.net.au
mnt-by:         MAINT-AU-AINS
referral-by:    APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2011-01-10T04:16:35Z
source:         APNIC
person:         Steven Wong
address:        Level 4/180 Bourke Street
address:        Melbourne, Vic 3000
country:        AU
phone:          +61 3 9650 5566
fax-no:         +61 3 9639 1897
e-mail:         Swong@ains.net.au
nic-hdl:        SW64-AP
mnt-by:         PDOX-NOC-AP
last-modified:  2008-09-04T07:29:25Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-SNAPSHOT (WHOIS-AU2)
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2 records found for 'MAINT-AU-AINS'
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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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