AWS us-west-2 routed through Europe from NY?

Phillip McGuire phil at
Sat Apr 29 00:05:23 UTC 2017

Hey Florin,

Do you have a traceroute showing the issue? FYI, you can test against any
of the IPs listed here under US-West-2, they all respond to ICMP requests.


On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 1:33 PM, Florin Andrei <florin at>

> On 2017-04-28 13:28, Niels Bakker wrote:
>> * florin at (Florin Andrei) [Fri 28 Apr 2017, 21:12 CEST]:
>>> I've seen a few strange instances where IP addresses in the AWS
>>> us-west-2 region (Oregon) are routed through Europe if you start the
>>> traceroute from some providers in the northern East Coast (Quebec, New
>>> York). Any idea what's going on? I assume it's temporary.
>> Can you be a little bit more vague in your problem description?  While
>> ommitting the source networks from where you tried, you still included
>> the destination.  The list expects better.
> Sorry. Here's one source:
> --
> Florin Andrei

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