APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '31.172.158.0 - 31.172.158.255'
% Abuse contact for '31.172.158.0 - 31.172.158.255' is 'abuse@istekki.fi'
inetnum:        31.172.158.0 - 31.172.158.255
netname:        FI-ISTEKKI
descr:          Istekki Oy
country:        FI
admin-c:        INOG1-RIPE
tech-c:         INOG1-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         ISTEKKI-MNT
created:        2011-12-15T14:03:43Z
last-modified:  2011-12-15T14:03:43Z
source:         RIPE
role:           Istekki Network Operators Group
address:        Istekki Oy
address:        Viestikatu 3
address:        FI-70600 Kuopio
address:        Finland
admin-c:        JH6623-RIPE
tech-c:         JH6623-RIPE
nic-hdl:        INOG1-RIPE
abuse-mailbox:  abuse@istekki.fi
mnt-by:         ISTEKKI-MNT
created:        2011-04-04T07:21:31Z
last-modified:  2013-05-30T10:13:12Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '31.172.152.0/21AS198024'
route:          31.172.152.0/21
descr:          FI-ISTEKKI
origin:         AS198024
mnt-by:         ISTEKKI-MNT
created:        2011-10-07T07:35:59Z
last-modified:  2011-10-07T07:35:59Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
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3 records found for '31.172.158.142'
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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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