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eth_call RPC method

Parameters:

  1. Object - The transaction call object, should have this shape:

    from - (optional) String of the address the transaction is sent from.

    to - String of the address the transaction is directed to.

    gas - (optional) Integer of the gas provided for the transaction execution.

    gasPrice - (optional) Integer of the gasPrice used for each paid gas encoded as a hexadecimal.

    value - (optional) Integer of the value sent with this transaction encoded as a hexadecimal.

    data - (optional) String of the hash of the method signature and encoded parameters, see the Ethereum Contract ABI.

  2. Quantity or Tag - Integer block number, or the string 'latest', 'earliest' or 'pending', see the default block parameter.

    Returns:

  1. Data - the return value of executed contract.

Code Examples:

curl http://sample-endpoint-name.network.quiknode.pro/token-goes-here/ \
  -X POST \
  -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
  --data '{"method":"eth_call","params":[{"from":null,"to":"0x6b175474e89094c44da98b954eedeac495271d0f","data":"0x70a082310000000000000000000000006E0d01A76C3Cf4288372a29124A26D4353EE51BE"}, "latest"],"id":1,"jsonrpc":"2.0"}'
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