eth_getBalance

Returns the balance of the account of given address.

Request

curl https://tn.henesis.io/ethereum/mainnet?clientId=<clientId> \
-X POST \
-H "Content-Type: application/json" \
-d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_getBalance","params":["0xc94770007dda54cF92009BFF0dE90c06F603a09f", "latest"],"id":1}'

Response

{
"id":1,
"jsonrpc": "2.0",
"result": "0x0234c8a3397aab58" // 158972490234375000
}

Parameters

  • DATA, 20 Bytes - address to check for balance.

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

Returns

QUANTITY - integer of the current balance in wei.

Reference

​https://github.com/ethereum/wiki/wiki/JSON-RPC#eth_getbalance​ ​