APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '149.147.8.0 - 149.147.255.255'
% Abuse contact for '149.147.8.0 - 149.147.255.255' is 'abuse@kw.zain.com'
inetnum:        149.147.8.0 - 149.147.255.255
org:            ORG-MTC1-RIPE
netname:        ZAIN-KW
descr:          ZAIN KW
country:        KW
admin-c:        ZKRA1-RIPE
tech-c:         ZKRA1-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         MTC-GPRS-KW
mnt-lower:      MTC-GPRS-KW
mnt-routes:     MTC-GPRS-KW
created:        2011-08-25T11:53:43Z
last-modified:  2016-03-01T07:34:16Z
source:         RIPE
organisation:   ORG-MTC1-RIPE
org-name:       Mobile Telecommunications Company
org-type:       LIR
descr:          ZAIN KW
address:        Po box 22244
address:        13083
address:        Safat,
address:        KUWAIT
phone:          +965 24641221
fax-no:         +965 24641290
admin-c:        MA15661-RIPE
tech-c:         ZKRA1-RIPE
abuse-c:        ZKAA2-RIPE
mnt-ref:        RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-ref:        MTC-GPRS-KW
mnt-by:         RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-by:         MTC-GPRS-KW
created:        2004-04-17T11:36:29Z
last-modified:  2017-10-30T14:39:09Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Zain Kuwait Ripe Administrators
address:        Kuwait ? P.O. Box 22244 SAFAT 13083
phone:          +965 24641221
nic-hdl:        ZKRA1-RIPE
mnt-by:         MTC-GPRS-KW
created:        2014-07-03T19:28:13Z
last-modified:  2019-07-08T14:25:42Z
source:         RIPE
% Information related to '149.147.96.0/20AS42961'
route:          149.147.96.0/20
descr:          Zain Mobile Connectivity Services
origin:         AS42961
mnt-by:         MTC-GPRS-KW
created:        2014-08-12T10:49:26Z
last-modified:  2014-08-12T10:49:26Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '149.147.96.177'
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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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