eth_getBalance method

Returns the balance of an account with a given address


  1. DATA, 20 Bytes - address to check for the balance.

  2. QUANTITY|TAG - integer block number, or the string "latest", "earliest" or "pending", see the default block parameter

If the Node is Full Archive, then it's possible to query for the balance at a certain block height.


QUANTITY - integer of the current balance in wei.


// Request
curl -H "Content-Type: application/json" -d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_getBalance","params":["0xBf727B60eE5fC8F1a5912068bfb171A59D5DB3c1", "0xf537a"] ,"id":32}'<your-endpoint-id>

// Response
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "id": 32,
    "result": "0x13d1c2ff9f6800"

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