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 '197.251.128.0 - 197.251.191.255'
% No abuse contact registered for 197.251.128.0 - 197.251.191.255
inetnum:        197.251.128.0 - 197.251.191.255
netname:        Vodafone-Ghana
descr:          Vodafone Ghana ADSL DHCP Pool IP Addresses
country:        GH
admin-c:        MKN4-Afrinic
tech-c:         MKN4-Afrinic
tech-c:         JT4-Afrinic
tech-c:         YO2-AFRINIC
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         GHANATEL-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
parent:         197.251.128.0 - 197.251.255.255
person:         Joana Thompson
address:        Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited
address:        Headquarters
address:        Telecom House
address:        Nsawam Road
address:        Accra-North Ghana
address:        Accra
address:        Ghana
phone:          +233302200200
nic-hdl:        JT4-Afrinic
mnt-by:         GENERATED-EWAHEMDFTX5GEE6K6VEVXJJEHOJ94ZWH-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
person:         Michael Komla Nfodzo
nic-hdl:        MKN4-AFRINIC
address:        South Liberation Link, Plot No. 25
address:        Manet Towers, Airport City
address:        Accra
address:        Ghana
phone:          +233 302 200200
remarks:        data has been transferred from RIPE Whois Database 20050221
mnt-by:         MNT-MKN4
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
person:         Yusif Okai
address:        Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited
address:        Headquarters
address:        Telecom House
address:        Nsawam Road
address:        Accra-North Ghana
address:        Accra
address:        Ghana
phone:          +233302200200
nic-hdl:        YO2-Afrinic
mnt-by:         GENERATED-RHAT4VIGYPKPR8UKYPAMMF5BWIRALUHJ-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
% Information related to '197.251.132.0/22AS29614'
route:          197.251.132.0/22
descr:          VODAFONE GHANA IP BLOCK
origin:         AS29614
mnt-by:         GHANATEL-MNT
source:         AFRINIC # Filtered
  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
5 records found for '197.251.135.220'
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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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