APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to 'OI3-AP'
role:           Optus Internet
address:        1 Lyonpark Rd.
address:        Macquarie Park, NSW 2113
country:        AU
phone:          +61-2-8082 7800
fax-no:         +61-2-8082 7100
e-mail:         ipadmin@optus.net.au
admin-c:        OI1-AP
tech-c:         OI1-AP
nic-hdl:        OI3-AP
notify:         ipadmin@optus.net.au
mnt-by:         MAINT-AU-OPTUSINTERNET
remarks:        send spam/abuse reports to abuse@optus.net.au
remarks:        please use http://wq.apnic.net/apnic-bin/whois.pl
remarks:        to identify networks before sending reports and
remarks:        always include full headers/logs.
last-modified:  2012-09-25T01:42:42Z
source:         APNIC
person:         Optus Internet
nic-hdl:        OI1-AP
e-mail:         OIE-Netops@optus.com.au
address:        Level 3, 11 Help Street
address:        Chatswood, NSW 2067
phone:          +61-2-9027-1127
country:        AU
mnt-by:         MAINT-AU-OPTUSINTERNET
last-modified:  2008-09-04T07:41:50Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-46 (WHOIS-NODE2)
  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
2 records found for 'OI3-AP'
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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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