APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '217.36.120.0 - 217.36.125.255'
% Abuse contact for '217.36.120.0 - 217.36.125.255' is 'abuse@bt.com'
inetnum:        217.36.120.0 - 217.36.125.255
remarks:        *******************************************************
remarks:        * Please send abuse reports to abuse@btopenworld.com  *
remarks:        *******************************************************
remarks:        * USED FOR CUSTOMERS WITH SINGLE STATIC IP ADDRESSES  *
remarks:        *******************************************************
netname:        BT-ADSL
descr:          Single Static IP Addresses
country:        GB
admin-c:        BTOW1-RIPE
tech-c:         BTOW1-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         BTNET-MNT
mnt-lower:      BTNET-MNT
mnt-routes:     BTNET-MNT
created:        2005-01-20T10:45:11Z
last-modified:  2005-02-09T10:53:36Z
source:         RIPE
role:           BT OPENWORLD OPERATIONAL SUPPORT
address:        BT
address:        Openworld
address:        UK
abuse-mailbox:  abuse@btopenworld.com
admin-c:        AA12126-RIPE
tech-c:         AA12126-RIPE
nic-hdl:        BTOW1-RIPE
mnt-by:         BTNET-MNT
created:        2003-05-20T12:26:41Z
last-modified:  2012-07-30T14:30:49Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '217.32.0.0/12AS2856'
route:          217.32.0.0/12
descr:          BT Public Internet Service
origin:         AS2856
mnt-by:         BTNET-INFRA-MNT
created:        2013-07-16T15:21:16Z
last-modified:  2014-07-31T07:35:10Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
3 records found for '217.36.120.146'
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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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