APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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inetnum: -
descr:          Kainuun maakunta -kuntayhtyma
country:        FI
admin-c:        VR2453-RIPE
tech-c:         VT1188-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         KPO-MNT
created:        2008-01-16T09:24:43Z
last-modified:  2012-11-05T15:07:02Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Veijo Romppainen
address:        Kainuun maakunta -kuntayhtyma
address:        Sotkamontie 13 F 26
address:        87140 KAJAANI
phone:          +358 8 61562729
nic-hdl:        VR2453-RIPE
mnt-by:         KPO-MNT
created:        2012-11-05T11:58:19Z
last-modified:  2012-11-05T11:58:19Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Ville Turunen
address:        Kainuun maakunta -kuntayhtyma
address:        Kainuuntie 82
address:        88900 KUHMO
phone:          +358 8 61565791
fax-no:         +358 8 61555232
nic-hdl:        VT1188-RIPE
mnt-by:         KPO-MNT
created:        1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
last-modified:  2012-11-05T14:55:32Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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descr:          FI-KPO-20010322
origin:         AS13170
mnt-by:         KPO-MNT
created:        1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
last-modified:  2001-09-22T09:33:48Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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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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