APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '194.38.128.0 - 194.38.128.255'
% Abuse contact for '194.38.128.0 - 194.38.128.255' is 'abuse@net4b.pt'
inetnum:        194.38.128.0 - 194.38.128.255
netname:        MEGANET
descr:          IP/ISP Network for ONITELECOM
country:        PT
admin-c:        RA173-RIPE
tech-c:         RA173-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         COMNEXO-OBJS
created:        2001-12-03T16:32:33Z
last-modified:  2010-10-13T09:59:00Z
source:         RIPE
person:         Ripe ADM
address:        ONITELECOM - Infocomunicacoes S.A.
address:        Av. Fontes Pereira de Melo, 27
address:        1069-447 LISBOA
phone:          +351 211154300
remarks:        *** Please send the Abuse Reports to abuse@net4b.pt ***
nic-hdl:        RA173-RIPE
mnt-by:         AS9186-MNT
created:        2001-12-28T16:16:17Z
last-modified:  2010-10-22T13:56:34Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '194.38.128.0/20AS5626'
route:          194.38.128.0/20
descr:          ONITELECOM IP Address
origin:         AS5626
mnt-by:         AS5626-MNT
created:        2002-09-12T18:47:26Z
last-modified:  2010-10-04T13:27:14Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
3 records found for '194.38.128.166'
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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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