Google weird routing?

Filip Hruska fhr at
Thu May 23 20:24:30 UTC 2019

Google maintains their own GeoIP database. If you peer with them and have access to the peering portal, you can correct the location yourself.
Otherwise they have a public form somewhere.

--- Filip

On 23 May 2019 10:11:30 pm GMT+02:00, Matt Harris <matt at> wrote:
>On Thu, May 23, 2019 at 2:55 PM Jared Mauch <jared at>
>> I would say that it says BOM at the start of the name, perhaps they
>> sending you to India?
>> Are you using a DNS service that uses ECS facing the various
>> providers or a different one?
>This is my thinking, too, however my recursive DNS servers are all on
>same network as the systems trying to reach google, all of which are on
>space that I own and announced exclusively by AS 394102 here in the US.
>I've also taken care to maintain as many geoip service entries as could
>found/maintained, including maxmind's.  Where they would get the idea
>my packets should go to India is beyond me.
>On Thu, May 23, 2019 at 3:06 PM Christopher Morrow
><morrowc.lists at>
>> not sure where you are starting from (really) .. can you provide a:
>>   dig
>> for me? My guess is that as Jared noted you got somehow looking like
>> you are in india to whatever does that magic :)
>Google's coming back with bom* addresses; no idea why though.
>         300     IN      A
>Hoping someone over there can shed some light on why they are sending
>packets on a world trip.  :)

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