APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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inetnum: -
netname:        UK-BSKYB-20100414
country:        GB
org:            ORG-EL37-RIPE
admin-c:        BBH-RIPE
tech-c:         BBH-RIPE
status:         ALLOCATED PA
remarks:        Please send abuse notification to abuse@sky.uk
mnt-by:         RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-by:         BSKYB-BROADBAND-MNT
created:        2010-04-14T16:17:14Z
last-modified:  2016-06-22T08:22:36Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
organisation:   ORG-EL37-RIPE
org-name:       Sky UK Limited
org-type:       LIR
address:        1 Brick Lane
address:        E1 6PU
address:        London
address:        UNITED KINGDOM
phone:          +442070328337
fax-no:         +442070327822
admin-c:        RK1-RIPE
admin-c:        PB15545-RIPE
abuse-c:        BBH-RIPE
mnt-ref:        RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-ref:        BSKYB-BROADBAND-MNT
mnt-by:         RIPE-NCC-HM-MNT
mnt-by:         BSKYB-BROADBAND-MNT
created:        2006-05-30T09:52:05Z
last-modified:  2017-10-30T15:28:46Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
role:           Sky UK Broadband Hostmaster
address:        Sky Network Services
address:        1 Brick Lane
address:        London
address:        E1 6PU
address:        UK
phone:          +44 20 7032 7000
fax-no:         +44 20 7900 7812
admin-c:        PB15545-RIPE
tech-c:         MIVS1-RIPE
nic-hdl:        BBH-RIPE
abuse-mailbox:  abuse@sky.uk
mnt-by:         BSKYB-BROADBAND-MNT
created:        2006-07-07T09:21:33Z
last-modified:  2017-07-04T14:27:33Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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descr:          Sky Broadband
origin:         AS5607
mnt-by:         BSKYB-BROADBAND-MNT
created:        2010-04-23T09:22:38Z
last-modified:  2015-08-17T16:30:13Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
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4 records found for ''
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IP address lookups Miscellaneous queries

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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