APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '81.17.197.0 - 81.17.197.255'
% Abuse contact for '81.17.197.0 - 81.17.197.255' is 'abuse@nebula.fi'
inetnum:        81.17.197.0 - 81.17.197.255
netname:        NETSONIC
descr:          Academica Oy / NetSonic
descr:          ADSL network dynamic address pool
country:        FI
admin-c:        NBL4-RIPE
tech-c:         NBL4-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         NBL-MNT
created:        2002-09-10T20:27:00Z
last-modified:  2016-05-06T07:47:06Z
source:         RIPE
role:           Nebula Internet Services
address:        Valimotie 21
address:        00380 Helsinki
address:        Finland
admin-c:        JM18095-RIPE
tech-c:         OK748-RIPE
tech-c:         JM18095-RIPE
tech-c:         MS27063-RIPE
nic-hdl:        NBL4-RIPE
abuse-mailbox:  abuse@nebula.fi
mnt-by:         NBL-MNT
created:        2006-05-09T10:58:01Z
last-modified:  2020-07-22T10:44:36Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '81.17.192.0/21AS29422'
route:          81.17.192.0/21
descr:          Nebula Oy (ex-TelecityGroup Finland Oy)
origin:         AS29422
mnt-by:         NBL-MNT
created:        2015-11-27T08:43:55Z
last-modified:  2015-11-27T08:43:55Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
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3 records found for '81.17.197.132'
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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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