APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% APNIC found the following authoritative answer from: whois.afrinic.net
% This is the AfriNIC Whois server.
% Note: this output has been filtered.
%       To receive output for a database update, use the "-B" flag.
% Information related to '196.3.164.0 - 196.3.179.255'
% Abuse contact for '196.3.164.0 - 196.3.179.255' is 'abuse@voxtelecom.co.za'
inetnum:        196.3.164.0 - 196.3.179.255
netname:        Vox-Telecom
descr:          Vox Telecom Ltd
country:        ZA
org:            ORG-DPBO1-AFRINIC
admin-c:        JL23-AFRINIC
admin-c:        NOCH1-AFRINIC
tech-c:         NOCH1-AFRINIC
status:         ALLOCATED PA
remarks:        Further details at http://www.voxtelecom.co.za/
remarks:        abuse e-mail: <abuse@voxtelecom.co.za>, phone: +27 (0)11 809-1500
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-HM-MNT
mnt-lower:      VOXTELECOM-MNT
mnt-irt:        IRT-VOXTELECOM
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
parent:         196.0.0.0 - 196.255.255.255
organisation:   ORG-DPBO1-AFRINIC
org-name:       Vox Telecom Ltd
org-type:       LIR
country:        ZA
remarks:        Refer to http://www.datapro.co.za/ for more info
remarks:        abuse e-mail: <abuse@datapro.co.za>,phone:+27 (0)11
remarks:        phone:+27 (0) 809-1500
address:        Block C, Rutherford Estate
address:        1 Scott Street,
address:        Waverley
address:        Gauteng
address:        Johannesburg 2090
phone:          tel:+27-11-809-1500
phone:          tel:+27-87-805-1574
phone:          tel:+27-83-325-8920
phone:          tel:+27-87-805-0500
admin-c:        JL23-AFRINIC
admin-c:        NOCH1-AFRINIC
tech-c:         NOCH1-AFRINIC
mnt-ref:        AFRINIC-HM-MNT
mnt-ref:        VOXTELECOM-MNT
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-HM-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
person:         Janine Lario
address:        Block B1, Rutherford Estate
address:        1 Scott Street
address:        Waverley Johannesburg 2090
address:        South Africa
address:        Johannesburg
address:        South Africa
phone:          tel:+27-87-805-1574
phone:          tel:+27-83-325-8920
nic-hdl:        JL23-AFRINIC
mnt-by:         GENERATED-LUU2UUFCFYNLUA7PQXQ8Z0WMXAMB4Y2V-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
person:         NOC Hostmaster
address:        Vox Telecom (Pty) Ltd
address:        Block B, Rutherford Estate
address:        1 Scott Street,
address:        Waverley,
address:        JHB
address:        Gauteng
address:        Johannesburg 2090
address:        South Africa
phone:          tel:+27-11-809-1500
nic-hdl:        NOCH1-AFRINIC
mnt-by:         GENERATED-2TOYAFCRNLGMDNLMYSI29OEYMP1PWTB8-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
% Information related to '196.3.176.0/22AS11845'
route:          196.3.176.0/22
descr:          Vox Telecom Ltd
origin:         AS11845
mnt-by:         VOXTELECOM-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
5 records found for '196.3.178.86'
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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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