eth_blockNumber
Returns the current "latest" block number.

Example

Command Shell
Bash
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curl https://bsc-<network>.web3api.com/v1/YOUR-API-KEY
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-X POST
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-H "Content-Type: application/json"
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-d "{\"jsonrpc\":\"2.0\",\"method\":\"eth_blockNumber\",\"params\": [],\"id\":1}"
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curl -X POST 'https://bsc-<network>.web3api.com/v1/YOUR-API-KEY' \
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-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
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--data-raw '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_blockNumber","params": [],"id":1}'
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Request
Response
No parameters required.
Result Fields
BLOCK NUMBER - A hex code of an integer representing the current block number the client is on.
Body
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{
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"jsonrpc":"2.0",
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"id":1,
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"result":"0x6cbb40"
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}
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