WHOIS can only reveal basic information, not all of the available information of domain name. Ok lets try using WHOIS to gathering a domain information. Open your Terminal and run the WHOIS program or you can search and use free service of WHOIS in the internet.
Now you get domain name information. There are domain name, registered through, registrant, and domain servers. Usually, WHOIS will return the following information about a domain:
The IP range the address.
The address prefix to be routed.
A short description of related to the domain.
The Information about who last updated the database object of domain name.
The database place / source of the registered domain name.
And some optional attributes are:
The country of the domain registrant. Two letter code of the country.
The Lists about address prefixes that are not reachable through the route.
- Member of
Specifies which routers perform the aggregation.
The component routes used to form the aggregate.
The email address where the notification of updated information will be send.