My colleague, Kale, pointed out this nice whois server that presents data in a nice and easy to read format. Just run this:
whois -h whois.cymru.com " -v 188.8.131.52"
You will get a nice output like this (although it doesn’t fit on my screen in this example):
AS | IP | BGP Prefix | CC | Registry | Allocated | AS Name
33070 | 184.108.40.206 | 220.127.116.11/16 | US | arin | 2005-02-25 | RMH-14 - Rackspace.com, Ltd.