APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '2001:db8::/32'
% Abuse contact for '2001:db8::/32' is 'helpdesk@apnic.net'
inet6num:       2001:db8::/32
netname:        IPV6-DOC-AP
descr:          IPv6 prefix for documentation purpose
country:        AU
org:            ORG-ARAD1-AP
admin-c:        HM20-AP
tech-c:         HM20-AP
status:         ALLOCATED PORTABLE
remarks:        This address range is to be used for documentation
remarks:        purpose only. For more information please see
remarks:        http://www.apnic.net/info/faq/ipv6-documentation-prefix-faq.html
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
mnt-lower:      APNIC-HM
mnt-routes:     APNIC-HM
mnt-irt:        IRT-APNIC-AP
last-modified:  2017-10-06T12:52:11Z
source:         APNIC
irt:            IRT-APNIC-AP
address:        Brisbane, Australia
e-mail:         helpdesk@apnic.net
abuse-mailbox:  helpdesk@apnic.net
admin-c:        HM20-AP
tech-c:         NO4-AP
auth:           # Filtered
remarks:        APNIC is a Regional Internet Registry.
remarks:        We do not operate the referring network and
remarks:        is unable to investigate complaints of network abuse.
remarks:        For more information, see www.apnic.net/irt
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2018-06-29T04:12:52Z
source:         APNIC
organisation:   ORG-ARAD1-AP
org-name:       APNIC Research and Development
country:        AU
address:        6 Cordelia St
phone:          +61-7-38583100
fax-no:         +61-7-38583199
e-mail:         helpdesk@apnic.net
mnt-ref:        APNIC-HM
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2017-10-11T01:28:39Z
source:         APNIC
role:           APNIC Hostmaster
address:        6 Cordelia Street
address:        South Brisbane
address:        QLD 4101
country:        AU
phone:          +61 7 3858 3100
fax-no:         +61 7 3858 3199
e-mail:         helpdesk@apnic.net
admin-c:        AMS11-AP
tech-c:         AH256-AP
nic-hdl:        HM20-AP
remarks:        Administrator for APNIC
notify:         hostmaster@apnic.net
mnt-by:         MAINT-APNIC-AP
last-modified:  2013-10-23T04:06:51Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-46 (WHOIS-NODE3)
  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '2001:db8::ff00:42:8329'
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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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