APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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inetnum: -
netname:        OLDHAM-MBC
descr:          Oldham MBC
country:        GB
admin-c:        JN359-RIPE
tech-c:         JN359-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         JANET-HOSTMASTER
created:        2008-02-07T13:31:36Z
last-modified:  2016-09-13T11:52:42Z
source:         RIPE
role:           JANET NOSC
address:        JANET(UK) Network Operations Centre
address:        Third floor
address:        15 Fetter Lane
address:        London
address:        EC4A1BW
address:        United Kingdom
phone:          +44 (0)1235 822 212
remarks:        trouble: For operational queries please
remarks:        trouble: contact operations@ja.net or
remarks:        trouble: phone +44 (0)1235 822 212
remarks:        trouble: Mon-Fri, 07:00 - 23:59 UK local
remarks:        trouble: or +44 (0) 300 300 3312 all other
remarks:        trouble: times.
admin-c:        RS2585
admin-c:        RHE1-RIPE
admin-c:        JOEL-RIPE
tech-c:         RS2585
tech-c:         RHE1-RIPE
tech-c:         JOEL-RIPE
nic-hdl:        JN359-RIPE
mnt-by:         JIPS-NOSC
created:        1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
last-modified:  2019-04-25T12:12:17Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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descr:          Aggregate route for NWLG
origin:         AS786
mnt-by:         JIPS-NOSC
created:        2009-05-18T19:26:23Z
last-modified:  2016-09-13T11:20:57Z
source:         RIPE
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3 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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