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% Information related to '2001:df9::/32'
% Abuse contact for '2001:df9::/32' is 'helpdesk@apnic.net'
inet6num:       2001:df9::/32
netname:        APRICOT-APNIC-IPV6
descr:          IPv6 Address block used for conferences in AP region
descr:          APRICOT APNIC 49 Melbourne, Australia
country:        AU
org:            ORG-APNI1-AP
admin-c:        PFS1-AP
tech-c:         PFS1-AP
status:         ALLOCATED PORTABLE
geoloc:         -37.823437 144.95808
notify:         philip@apia.org
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
mnt-lower:      MAINT-AP-PFS
mnt-routes:     MAINT-AP-PFS
mnt-irt:        IRT-APNIC-AP
remarks:        -+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-++-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+
remarks:        This object can only be updated by APNIC hostmasters.
remarks:        To update this object, please contact APNIC
remarks:        hostmasters and include your organisation's account
remarks:        name in the subject line.
remarks:        -+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-++-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+
last-modified:  2019-12-16T13:01:26Z
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:        are unable to investigate complaints of network abuse.
remarks:        For information about IRT, see www.apnic.net/irt
remarks:        helpdesk@apnic.net was validated on 2020-02-03
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2020-02-03T02:04:33Z
source:         APNIC
organisation:   ORG-APNI1-AP
org-name:       Asia Pacific Network Information Centre
remarks:        APNIC Infrastructure Services
country:        AU
address:        6 Cordelia Street
phone:          +61-7-3858-3100
fax-no:         +61-7-3858-3199
e-mail:         noc@apnic.net
mnt-ref:        APNIC-HM
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2018-06-06T05:06:58Z
source:         APNIC
person:         Philip F. Smith
nic-hdl:        PFS1-AP
e-mail:         philip@apnic.net
address:        APNIC Pty Ltd
address:        6 Cordelia Street
address:        South Brisbane
address:        QLD 4101
phone:          +61 7 3858 3100
fax-no:         +61 7 3858 3199
country:        AU
mnt-by:         MAINT-AP-PFS
last-modified:  2012-02-12T23:48:02Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-SNAPSHOT (WHOIS-AU2)
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4 records found for '2001:df9::/32'
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