eth_getBlockByNumber

Returns information about a block by hash.

Parameters

Index

Data Type

Description

1

QUANTITY|TAG

Integer of a block number, or the string "earliest", "latest"

2

Boolean

If true it returns the full transaction objects, if false only the hashes of the transactions.

Returns

object - a block object or null when no block was found. See eth_getBlockByHash

Example

curl -X POST '47.95.206.44:50545/jsonrpc' --data '{
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "method": "eth_getBlockByNumber",
    "params": ["0xF9CC56", true],
    "id": 1
}'

Result

{"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":1,"result":null}