APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '217.218.40.0 - 217.218.40.255'
% Abuse contact for '217.218.40.0 - 217.218.40.255' is 'abuse@ito.gov.ir'
inetnum:        217.218.40.0 - 217.218.40.255
netname:        KNTU-NET
descr:          K.N.Toosi University of Technology
country:        IR
admin-c:        AMA231-RIPE
tech-c:         AMA231-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         AS12880-MNT
created:        2007-05-29T06:34:44Z
last-modified:  2014-12-28T11:15:31Z
source:         RIPE
person:         Abdolah Mohammad Amini
address:        khajeh nasir university,No470,Mirdamad St,Vanak Sq,Tehran,Iran
phone:          +98 21 840 643 89
fax-no:         +98 21 888 829 87
nic-hdl:        AMA231-RIPE
mnt-by:         AS12880-MNT
created:        2014-12-28T11:15:31Z
last-modified:  2017-10-30T22:42:17Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '217.218.40.0/24As12880'
route:          217.218.40.0/24
descr:          DCI-Route
descr:          Sepanta
origin:         As12880
mnt-by:         AS12880-MNT
created:        2005-11-13T22:04:52Z
last-modified:  2005-11-13T22:04:52Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
3 records found for '217.218.40.180'
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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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