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Naked Googlebot?

I am stumped with this Google IP hit

     
7:03 am on May 26, 2014 (gmt 0)

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just one hit from:
66.249.80.50 - - [25/May/2014:21:34:17 -0500] "GET /large-original.jpg HTTP/1.1" 200 70037 "http://spamsite-referer dot net/" "Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 7_1_1 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/537.51.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) CriOS/34.0.1847.18 Mobile/11D201 Safari/9537.53"

I did visit the site via a search and found no link there to this image from the "referring" URL. I have been planning to move and rename that particular image because it was added for an announcement about 8 months ago that is no longer on this site. My question: it looks like nothing more than common referer spam, but I am curious about the IP and UA combination. It makes no sense.
5:19 pm on May 26, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Hostname is google-proxy-66-249-80-50.google.com
7:01 pm on May 26, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Thanks thetrasher, that helps. It doesn't show that in my data but it makes more sense.
My Mac Utilities Network Tools only shows Google. period. I do see the rest of the info with an online lookup. Something I'll keep in mind.
1:32 pm on May 31, 2014 (gmt 0)

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should 66.249.80.50 be blocked? i guess i need to learn about google proxys.
5:46 pm on May 31, 2014 (gmt 0)

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You could make a pair of rules:
(a) block anything from 66.249.whatever-it-is* that doesn't identify itself as Googlebot
and (you've probably got this second one already)
(b) block anything that calls itself Googleboat [NC] that isn't from 66.249.whatever


* I've got it written down but never internalized it. I know that domaintools is elsewhere in 66.249, which always throws me.
 

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