IANA IPv4 Address Space Allocation for Prefix 169/8
Administered by ARIN
LEGACY - allocated by the central Internet Registry (IR) prior to the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs). This address space is now administered by individual RIRs as noted, including maintenance of WHOIS Directory and reverse DNS records. Assignments from these blocks are distributed globally on a regional basis.
- 169.254.0.0/16 reserved for Link Local [RFC3927].
- Reserved by protocol. For authoritative registration, see [IANA registry iana-ipv4-special-registry].