APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% The AFRINIC whois database is subject to  the following terms of Use. See https://afrinic.net/whois/terms
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inetnum: -
netname:        ORG-AFNC1-AFRINIC-20050414
descr:          AfriNIC - www.afrinic.net
descr:          Allocation for Africa - This block is in use
descr:          by AfriNIC for allocating/assigning to networks
descr:          in the AfriNIC service region.
descr:          More information - whois.afrinic.net.
descr:          Abuse - please querry the whois db for the
descr:          contacts of the assigned/allocated prefix.
country:        MU
org:            ORG-AFNC1-AFRINIC
admin-c:        TEAM-AFRINIC
tech-c:         TEAM-AFRINIC
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-DB-MNT
mnt-lower:      AFRINIC-HM-MNT
mnt-domains:    AFRINIC-IT-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
parent: -
organisation:   ORG-AFNC1-AFRINIC
org-name:       African Network Information Center - ( AfriNIC Ltd. )
org-type:       RIR
country:        MU
address:        11th Floor, Standard Chartered Tower
address:        19, Cybercity
address:        Ebène
phone:          tel:+230-466-6758
phone:          tel:+230-403-5100
admin-c:        CA15-AFRINIC
tech-c:         IT7-AFRINIC
mnt-ref:        AFRINIC-HM-MNT
mnt-ref:        AFRINIC-DB-MNT
mnt-ref:        AFRINIC-IT-MNT
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-HM-MNT
remarks:        =======================================
remarks:        For more information on AFRINIC assigned blocks,
remarks:        querry whois.afrinic.net port 43, or the web based
remarks:        query at http://whois.afrinic.net or www.afrinic.net
remarks:        website: www.afrinic.net
remarks:        Other Contacts:
remarks:        ===============
remarks:        hostmaster@afrinic.net  - for IP resources
remarks:        new-member@afrinic.net  - for new members and other
remarks:        inquiries.
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
role:           AfriNIC TEAM
address:        Raffles Tower - 11th Floor
address:        Cybercity
address:        Mauritius
phone:          tel:+230-403-5100
fax-no:         tel:+230-466-6758
admin-c:        CA15-AFRINIC
tech-c:         CA15-AFRINIC
nic-hdl:        TEAM-AFRINIC
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-DB-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
3 records found for ''
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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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