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eth_blockNumber RPC method

The API credit value for this method is 1 . To learn more about API credits and each method's value, visit the API Credits page.

Parameters:

  1. None

Returns:

  1. Result - Integer value of latest block number encoded as a hexadecimal.

Code Examples:

require 'ethereum.rb'
client = Ethereum::HttpClient.new('http://sample-endpoint-name.network.quiknode.pro/token-goes-here/')
blockNumber = client.eth_block_number
puts blockNumber["result"].to_i(16)
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