APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '212.140.152.0 - 212.140.159.255'
% Abuse contact for '212.140.152.0 - 212.140.159.255' is 'abuse@bt.com'
inetnum:        212.140.152.0 - 212.140.159.255
netname:        BT-PUBIP-INT
descr:          BTnet
country:        GB
admin-c:        BS1474-RIPE
tech-c:         BS1474-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
remarks:        Please send abuse notification to abuse@bt.net
mnt-by:         BTNET-MNT
mnt-lower:      BTNET-MNT
mnt-routes:     BTNET-MNT
created:        2008-08-15T14:28:39Z
last-modified:  2008-08-15T14:28:39Z
source:         RIPE
role:           BTnet Support
address:        Adhara
address:        Adastral Park
address:        Martlesham Heath
address:        Ipswich
address:        SUFFLK   IP5 3RE
address:        GB
phone:          +44 800 0858963  5
phone:          +44 1473 336231
admin-c:        FLS15-RIPE
tech-c:         BS1474-RIPE
nic-hdl:        BS1474-RIPE
remarks:        For all queries contact as2856peering@bt.com
remarks:        Please send delisting issues to btnetdns@bt.net
mnt-by:         BTNET-MNT
created:        2002-04-30T07:54:10Z
last-modified:  2009-11-19T15:52:52Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '212.140.0.0/16AS2856'
route:          212.140.0.0/16
descr:          BT Public Internet Service
origin:         AS2856
mnt-by:         BTNET-INFRA-MNT
created:        1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
last-modified:  2014-07-31T07:22:25Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% This query was served by the RIPE Database Query Service version 1.99 (WAGYU)
  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
3 records found for '212.140.152.22'
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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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