APNIC - Query the APNIC Whois Database

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% Information related to '89.240.0.0 - 89.240.255.255'
% Abuse contact for '89.240.0.0 - 89.240.255.255' is 'abuse@talktalkplc.com'
inetnum:        89.240.0.0 - 89.240.255.255
netname:        OPAL-DSL
tech-c:         GD1052-RIPE
descr:          Opal Telecom DSL Network
country:        GB
admin-c:        PM58-RIPE
tech-c:         PM58-RIPE
status:         ASSIGNED PA
mnt-by:         OPAL-MNT
created:        2006-04-27T19:11:47Z
last-modified:  2006-04-27T19:13:44Z
source:         RIPE
person:         Gavin Ditchfield
address:        TalkTalk Communications Limited
address:        Northbank Industrial Estate
address:        Irlam
address:        Manchester
address:        M44 5BL
address:        United Kingdom
phone:          +44 161 222-2000
fax-no:         +44 161 222-2008
nic-hdl:        GD1052-RIPE
mnt-by:         OPAL-MNT
created:        2003-11-28T14:19:58Z
last-modified:  2011-07-15T10:44:15Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
person:         Phill Magill
address:        TalkTalk Communications Limited
address:        Northbank Industrial Estate
address:        Irlam
address:        Manchester
address:        M44 5BL
address:        United Kingdom
phone:          +44 161 222-2000
fax-no:         +44 161 222-2008
nic-hdl:        PM58-RIPE
mnt-by:         OPAL-MNT
created:        2001-09-28T15:14:24Z
last-modified:  2011-07-15T10:45:41Z
source:         RIPE # Filtered
% Information related to '89.240.0.0/15AS13285'
route:          89.240.0.0/15
descr:          Opal-Net Autonomous System
origin:         AS13285
mnt-by:         OPAL-MNT
created:        2007-10-02T15:57:22Z
last-modified:  2007-12-04T11:37:06Z
source:         RIPE
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  • Bold: Object type.
  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
  • Hyperlinks: Searchable Attributes.
4 records found for '89.240.152.90'
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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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