APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '178.152.0.0 - 178.152.127.255'
% Abuse contact for '178.152.0.0 - 178.152.127.255' is 'abuse@qatar.net.qa'
inetnum:        178.152.0.0 - 178.152.127.255
netname:        APC-BRAS-POOL-6
descr:          APC-BRAS-POOL-6
country:        qa
admin-c:        FB1931-RIPE
tech-c:         KAM30-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         Qtel-NOC
created:        2011-05-24T11:52:51Z
last-modified:  2011-05-24T11:52:51Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Faisal Babu
address:        Ooredoo
address:        HQ-2, P.O Box 217 - Doha-Qatar
address:        Senior Manager -Packet Transport
remarks:        Admin Contact
phone:          +974 4440-084
nic-hdl:        FB1931-RIPE
mnt-by:         QTEL-NOC
created:        2004-01-26T11:48:14Z
last-modified:  2014-01-27T09:41:52Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Khaled Abu Mallouh
address:        Qatar-Doha-P.O.Box 217 -OOREDOO- ISP
phone:          +97444400280
nic-hdl:        KAM30-RIPE
mnt-by:         QTEL-NOC
created:        2003-08-14T11:13:24Z
last-modified:  2015-07-26T05:18:48Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '178.152.48.0/20AS42298'
route:          178.152.48.0/20
descr:          Business DSL Pool 3
origin:         AS42298
mnt-by:         QTEL-NOC
created:        2011-05-12T05:34:08Z
last-modified:  2011-05-12T05:34:08Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '178.152.56.178'
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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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