eth_getBalance
Polygon API - Returns the balance of the account of a given address.

Parameters

  1. 1.
    DATA, 20 Bytes - address to check for balance.
  2. 2.
    QUANTITY|TAG - integer block number, or the string "latest", "earliest" or "pending", see the default block parameter.
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params: [
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'0x0ef2e86a73c7be7f767d7abe53b1d4cbfbccbf3a',
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'latest'
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]
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Returns

QUANTITY - integer of the current balance for the given address in wei.

Example

​Alchemy Composer​

The Alchemy Composer allows you to make a no-code example request via your browser. Try it out above!

Request

Curl
Postman
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curl https://polygon-mainnet.g.alchemyapi.io/v2/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_getBalance","params":["0x0ef2e86a73c7be7f767d7abe53b1d4cbfbccbf3a", "latest"],"id":0}'
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URL: https://polygon-mainnet.g.alchemyapi.io/v2/your-api-key
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RequestType: POST
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Body:
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{
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"jsonrpc":"2.0",
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"method":"eth_getBalance",
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"params":["0x0ef2e86a73c7be7f767d7abe53b1d4cbfbccbf3a", "latest"],
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"id":0
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}
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Result

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{
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"jsonrpc": "2.0",
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"id": 0,
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"result": "0x7a6ab9fd8c8eb937"
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}
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