APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '87.255.89.0 - 87.255.89.255'
% Abuse contact for '87.255.89.0 - 87.255.89.255' is 'admin@arax.md'
inetnum:        87.255.89.0 - 87.255.89.255
netname:        PPPoE-87-255-89
descr:          ARAX-IMPEX SRL
country:        MD
admin-c:        TAIA1-RIPE
tech-c:         VC5071-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         ARAXCOM-MNT
created:        2012-03-22T14:54:12Z
last-modified:  2022-10-06T09:57:05Z
source:         RIPE
person:         Armen Tsitsinovskii
address:        Arax Communications
address:        Dosoftei 118
address:        MD-2004 Chisinau
address:        Republic of Moldova
mnt-by:         ARAXCOM-MNT
phone:          +373 22 838000
fax-no:         +373 22 838001
nic-hdl:        TAIA1-RIPE
created:        1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
last-modified:  2017-09-15T06:54:46Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Vadim Clapatiuc
address:        clapatiuc@arax.md
phone:          +373 22 838000
nic-hdl:        VC5071-RIPE
mnt-by:         ARAXCOM-MNT
created:        2016-01-11T09:42:56Z
last-modified:  2016-01-11T09:42:56Z
source:         RIPE
% Information related to '87.255.80.0/20AS15836'
route:          87.255.80.0/20
origin:         AS15836
mnt-by:         SICRES-MNT
mnt-by:         ARAXCOM-MNT
created:        2016-09-22T17:20:47Z
last-modified:  2016-09-22T17:20:47Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '87.255.89.160'
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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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