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 ' -'
% No abuse contact registered for -
inetnum: -
netname:        NNPC
descr:          Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation
country:        NG
org:            ORG-NNPC1-AFRINIC
admin-c:        OO39-AFRINIC
tech-c:         JF5-AFRINIC
status:         ASSIGNED PI
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-HM-MNT
mnt-lower:      NNPC-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
parent: -
organisation:   ORG-NNPC1-AFRINIC
org-name:       Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation
org-type:       EU-PI
country:        NG
address:        NNPC Towers Central Business District, Abuja
address:        Abuja 90001
phone:          tel:+234-803-288-4649
phone:          tel:+234-805-325-2694
admin-c:        OO39-AFRINIC
tech-c:         JF5-AFRINIC
mnt-ref:        AFRINIC-HM-MNT
mnt-ref:        NNPC-MNT
mnt-by:         AFRINIC-HM-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
person:         Joshua Fregene
address:        Information Systems Dept, Block B: 3rd floor, NNPC Towers, Abuja
phone:          tel:+234-46-082-318
nic-hdl:        JF5-AFRINIC
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
person:         Olakunle Osobu
address:        Information Systems Department, Block B 3rd floor, Room 26
address:        NNPC Towers, Abuja
phone:          tel:+234-46-082-339
nic-hdl:        OO39-AFRINIC
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
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1st level less specific

Returns smallest IP address range that includes the queried IP address or range


Inverse attributes

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All less specific

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Object types

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