APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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inetnum: -
netname:        SURFNET-BLOCKB98
descr:          SURFnet bv
descr:          P.O. Box 19035
descr:          3501 DA  Utrecht
country:        NL
admin-c:        SNS1-RIPE
tech-c:         SNS1-RIPE
status:         LEGACY
remarks:        -------------------------------------------------
remarks:        Use cert@surfnet.nl to report security incidents.
remarks:        See http://cert.surfnet.nl/ for more information.
remarks:        -------------------------------------------------
mnt-by:         SN-LIR-MNT
mnt-lower:      SN-LIR-MNT
mnt-routes:     SN-LIR-MNT
mnt-irt:        irt-SURFcert
created:        2003-09-09T09:33:50Z
last-modified:  2019-12-04T13:13:03Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
role:           SURF Network Maintainer
address:        Kantoren Hoog Overborch (Hoog Catharijne)
address:        Moreelsepark 48, 3511 EP Utrecht
address:        Postbus 19035, 3501 DA Utrecht
phone:          +31 88 7873000
admin-c:        WB311-RIPE
tech-c:         NO17-RIPE
tech-c:         WB311-RIPE
tech-c:         MK512-RIPE
tech-c:         JO5863-RIPE
tech-c:         MM57501-RIPE
nic-hdl:        SNS1-RIPE
abuse-mailbox:  cert@surfcert.nl
mnt-by:         AS1103-MNT
created:        2002-07-09T10:06:06Z
last-modified:  2023-02-21T13:31:49Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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descr:          OSP_SURFnet
origin:         AS1103
mnt-by:         AS1103-MNT
created:        2004-09-23T11:51:57Z
last-modified:  2004-09-23T11:51:57Z
source:         RIPE
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3 records found for ''
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IP address lookups Miscellaneous queries

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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