APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '2a00:23c0::/29'
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inet6num:       2a00:23c0::/29
netname:        BTBROADBAND
descr:          BTBROADBAND-AGG-56
country:        GB
admin-c:        BTCR1-RIPE
tech-c:         BTCR1-RIPE
status:         AGGREGATED-BY-LIR
assignment-size: 56
mnt-by:         BTENT-MNT
mnt-lower:      BTENT-MNT
mnt-routes:     BTNET-MNT
remarks:        Please send abuse notification to abuse@bt.net
created:        2015-09-09T15:35:38Z
last-modified:  2015-09-09T15:35:38Z
source:         RIPE
role:           BT Corporate Registry
address:        British Telecommunications
address:        81 Newgate Street
address:        London GB
admin-c:        BCER1-RIPE
admin-c:        MS35380-RIPE
admin-c:        GW3285-RIPE
tech-c:         BCER1-RIPE
tech-c:         MS35380-RIPE
tech-c:         GW3285-RIPE
nic-hdl:        BTCR1-RIPE
abuse-mailbox:  protect@bt.com
mnt-by:         BTENT-MNT
created:        2002-03-22T09:16:45Z
last-modified:  2021-03-16T11:44:48Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '2a00:2380::/25AS2856'
route6:         2a00:2380::/25
descr:          BT UK aggregate
origin:         AS2856
mnt-by:         CIP-MNT
mnt-by:         BTNET-MNT
mnt-by:         BTENT-MNT
created:        2013-11-18T09:53:59Z
last-modified:  2013-11-18T09:53:59Z
source:         RIPE
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3 records found for '2A00:23C4:7309:EB00:FD2F:9656:1807:2A5E'
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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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