APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

To assist you with debugging problems, this whois query was received from IP Address

% 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 '196.46.27.0 - 196.46.27.255'
% No abuse contact registered for 196.46.27.0 - 196.46.27.255
inetnum:        196.46.27.0 - 196.46.27.255
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:         196.0.0.0 - 196.255.255.255
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
mnt-by:         GENERATED-5VGXEQUETDJVBTLQHGDK805P3CB5RR6K-MNT
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
mnt-by:         GENERATED-ZJXEEDDCOYINWIOCSTCVFDPVHP3VHPGG-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '196.46.27.2'
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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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