APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '217.20.208.0 - 217.20.215.255'
% Abuse contact for '217.20.208.0 - 217.20.215.255' is 'aladdin@sac-sy.com'
inetnum:        217.20.208.0 - 217.20.215.255
netname:        ZADISP
descr:          ZAD
country:        SY
admin-c:        BA3338-RIPE
tech-c:         BA3338-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         MNT-ZAD
mnt-lower:      MNT-ZAD
mnt-routes:     MNT-ZAD
created:        2010-06-30T00:47:55Z
last-modified:  2010-06-30T00:47:55Z
source:         RIPE
person:         bsher alkassem
address:        damascus syria p.obox 30898
phone:          +963933223390
nic-hdl:        ba3338-RIPE
created:        2009-02-17T17:18:04Z
last-modified:  2020-06-03T10:35:05Z
source:         RIPE
mnt-by:         MTN-BZAD
% Information related to '217.20.208.0/20AS29256'
route:          217.20.208.0/20
descr:          STE Public Data Network Backbone and LIR
origin:         AS29256
mnt-by:         STEMNT-1
created:        2010-06-30T07:52:12Z
last-modified:  2010-06-30T07:52:12Z
source:         RIPE
% Information related to '217.20.208.0/20AS29386'
route:          217.20.208.0/20
descr:          STE Public Data Network Backbone and LIR
origin:         AS29386
mnt-by:         STEMNT-1
created:        2010-06-30T07:52:36Z
last-modified:  2010-06-30T07:52:36Z
source:         RIPE
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4 records found for '217.20.215.42'
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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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