Multicast addresses

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Working groups: mboned, MBONE Deployment.
Links: IPv4 Multicast addresses.
IPv6 multicast addresses.

(224.0.0/24) Local Network Control Block
AddressDescriptionReferences
224.0.0.0Base address. RFC 1112
224.0.0.1All systems on this subnet. RFC 1112
224.0.0.2All routers on this subnet. 
224.0.0.3  
224.0.0.4 DVMRP, Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol.RFC 1075
224.0.0.5 OSPF, Open Shortest Path First Routing Protocol (all routers).RFC 2328
224.0.0.6 OSPF, Open Shortest Path First Routing Protocol (designated routers).RFC 2328
224.0.0.7 ST, Internet Stream Protocol (routers).RFC 1190
224.0.0.8 ST, Internet Stream Protocol (hosts).RFC 1190
224.0.0.9 RIP, Routing Information Protocol version 2.RFC 1723
224.0.0.10EIGRP, Enhanced IGRP.
IGRP, Interior Gateway Routing Protocol.
 
224.0.0.11Mobile-Agents. 
224.0.0.12 DHCP server / relay agent.RFC 1884
224.0.0.13 PIM, Protocol Independent Multicast. 
224.0.0.14RSVP-ENCAPSULATION. 
224.0.0.15 CBT, Core Based Trees.RFC 2189
224.0.0.16Designated-sbm. 
224.0.0.17all-sbms. 
224.0.0.18 VRRP, Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol.RFC 3768, RFC 5798
224.0.0.19IPAllL1ISs. 
224.0.0.20IPAllL2ISs. 
224.0.0.21IPAllIntermediate Systems. 
224.0.0.22 IGMP, Internet Group Management Protocol. 
224.0.0.23GLOBECAST-ID. 
224.0.0.24OSPFIGP-TE.RFC 4973
224.0.0.25router-to-switch. 
224.0.0.26  
224.0.0.27Al MPP Hello. 
224.0.0.28ETC Control. 
224.0.0.29GE-FANUC. 
224.0.0.30indigo-vhdp. 
224.0.0.31shinbroadband. 
224.0.0.32digistar. 
224.0.0.33ff-system-management. 
224.0.0.34pt2-discover. 
224.0.0.35DXCLUSTER. 
224.0.0.36DTCP Announcement. 
224.0.0.37
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224.0.0.68
zeroconfaddr. 
224.0.0.69
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224.0.0.100
  
224.0.0.101cisco-nhap. 
224.0.0.102HSRP. 
224.0.0.103MDAP. 
224.0.0.104Nokia MC CH. 
224.0.0.105ff-lr-address. 
224.0.0.106All-Snoopers.RFC 4286
224.0.0.107PTP-pdelay. 
224.0.0.108 Saratoga. 
224.0.0.109LL-MANET-Routers.RFC 5498
224.0.0.110IGRS. 
224.0.0.111 Babel. RFC 6126
224.0.0.112
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224.0.0.250
  
224.0.0.251mDNS, Multicast DNS. 
224.0.0.252Link-local Multicast Name Resolution.RFC 4795
224.0.0.253 Teredo. 
224.0.0.254RFC3692-style Experiment.RFC 4727
224.0.0.255  

(224.0.1/24) Internetwork Control Block
AddressDescriptionReferences
224.0.1.0 VMTP Managers.RFC 1045
224.0.1.1 NTP, Network Time Protocol. RFC 1119
224.0.1.2SGI-Dogfight. 
224.0.1.3Rwhod. 
224.0.1.4VNP. 
224.0.1.5Artificial Horizons - Aviator. 
224.0.1.6NSS, Name Service Server. 
224.0.1.7AUDIONEWS - Audio News Multicast. 
224.0.1.8SUN NIS+ Information Service. 
224.0.1.9 MTP, Multicast Transport Protocol. RFC 1301
224.0.1.10IETF-1-LOW-AUDIO. 
224.0.1.11IETF-1-AUDIO. 
224.0.1.12IETF-1-VIDEO. 
224.0.1.13IETF-2-LOW-AUDIO. 
224.0.1.14IETF-2-AUDIO. 
224.0.1.15IETF-2-VIDEO. 
224.0.1.16MUSIC-SERVICE. 
224.0.1.17SEANET-TELEMETRY. 
224.0.1.18SEANET-IMAGE. 
224.0.1.19MLOADD. 
224.0.1.20Any private experiment. 
224.0.1.21DVMRP on MOSPF. 
224.0.1.22 SLP, Service Location Protocol. 
224.0.1.23XINGTV. 
224.0.1.24microsoft-ds. 
224.0.1.25nbc-pro. 
224.0.1.26nbc-pfn. 
224.0.1.27lmsc-calren-1. 
224.0.1.28lmsc-calren-2. 
224.0.1.29lmsc-calren-3. 
224.0.1.30lmsc-calren-4. 
224.0.1.31ampr-info. 
224.0.1.32mtrace. 
224.0.1.33RSVP-encap-1. 
224.0.1.34RSVP-encap-2. 
224.0.1.35 SLP, Service Location Protocol (Directory Agent Discovery). 
224.0.1.36rln-server. 
224.0.1.37proshare-mc. 
224.0.1.38  
224.0.1.39cisco-rp-announce. 
224.0.1.40cisco-rp-discovery. 
224.0.1.41gatekeeper. 
224.0.1.42iberiagames. 
224.0.1.43nwn-discovery. 
224.0.1.44nwn-adaptor. 
224.0.1.45isma-1. 
224.0.1.46isma-2. 
224.0.1.47telerate. 
224.0.1.48ciena. 
224.0.1.49 DCAP servers.RFC 2114
224.0.1.50 DCAP clients.RFC 2114
224.0.1.51mcntp-directory. 
224.0.1.52mbone-vcr-directory. 
224.0.1.53heartbeat. 
224.0.1.54sun-mc-grp. 
224.0.1.55extended-sys. 
224.0.1.56pdrncs. 
224.0.1.57tns-adv-multi. 
224.0.1.58vcals-dmu. 
224.0.1.59zuba. 
224.0.1.60hp-device-disc. 
224.0.1.61tms-production. 
224.0.1.62sunscalar. 
224.0.1.63mmtp-poll. 
224.0.1.64compaq-peer. 
224.0.1.65iapp. 
224.0.1.66multihasc-com. 
224.0.1.67serv-discovery. 
224.0.1.68mdhcpdisover.RFC 2730
224.0.1.69MMP-bundle-discovery1. 
224.0.1.70MMP-bundle-discovery2. 
224.0.1.71XYPOINT DGPS Data Feed. 
224.0.1.72GilatSkySurfer. 
224.0.1.73SharesLive. 
224.0.1.74NorthernData. 
224.0.1.75 SIP, Session Initiation Protocol (all servers). 
224.0.1.76IAPP. 
224.0.1.77AGENTVIEW. 
224.0.1.78Tibco Multicast1. 
224.0.1.79Tibco Multicast2. 
224.0.1.80MSP. 
224.0.1.81OTT (One-way Trip Time). 
224.0.1.82TRACKTICKER. 
224.0.1.83dtn-mc. 
224.0.1.84jini-announcement. 
224.0.1.85jini-request. 
224.0.1.86sde-discovery. 
224.0.1.87DirecPC-SI. 
224.0.1.88B1RMonitor. 
224.0.1.893Com-AMP3 dRMON. 
224.0.1.90imFtmSvc. 
224.0.1.91NQDS4. 
224.0.1.92NQDS5. 
224.0.1.93NQDS6. 
224.0.1.94NLVL12. 
224.0.1.95NTDS1. 
224.0.1.96NTDS2. 
   
224.0.0.140 CAPWAP, Control And Provisioning of Wireless Access Points.RFC 5415
224.0.1.141DHCP-SERVERS. 
   
224.0.1.1791451_Dot5_802_Discovery. 
224.0.1.1801451_Dot5_802_Group_1. 
224.0.1.1811451_Dot5_802_Group_2. 
224.0.1.1821451_Dot5_802_Group_3. 
224.0.1.1831451_Dot5_802_Group_4. 
224.0.1.184VFSDP. 
224.0.1.185 ASAP, Aggregate Server Access Protocol. RFC 5352
224.0.1.186SL-MANET-ROUTERS. RFC 6621
224.0.1.187
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224.0.1.255
  

224.0.23.x
AddressDescriptionReferences
224.0.23.159LXI event message. 

(239.255.255/24) Internetwork Control Block
AddressDescriptionReferences
239.255.255.250 SSDP, Simple Service Discovery Protocol. 
   
239.255.255.253 SLP, Service Location Protocol. 

Link-local scope multicast addresses
These permanently assigned multicast addresses are valid over a specified scope value.

Link-local scope multicast addresses
AddressDescriptionReferences
FF02::0All nodes addresses.RFC 4291
FF02::1All routers addresses.RFC 4291
   
FF02::1:6Babel. RFC 6126

Site-local scope multicast addresses
AddressDescriptionReferences
FF05::0:2All Routers Address.RFC 4291
FF05::0:FBmDNSv6. 
FF05::1:3All-dhcp-servers.RFC 3315
FF05::1:4  
FF05::1:5SL-MANET-ROUTERS.RFC 6621

Variable scope multicast addresses
AddressDescriptionReferences
FF0x::0reservedRFC 4291
   
FF0x::133 ASAP, Aggregate Server Access Protocol. RFC 5352

Glossary:


RFCs:

[RFC 1112] Host Extensions for IP Multicasting.

[RFC 3918] Methodology for IP Multicast Benchmarking.

[RFC 5135] IP Multicast Requirements for a Network Address Translator (NAT) and a Network Address Port Translator (NAPT).

[RFC 5374] Multicast Extensions to the Security Architecture for the Internet Protocol.

[RFC 6034] Unicast-Prefix-Based IPv4 Multicast Addresses.

[RFC 6621] Simplified Multicast Forwarding.


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