🟪 Polygon

Polygon API Documentation

net_peerCount RPC method

You can use this method to check their node's connectivity and functionality. Using net_peerCount you can confirm the node is getting updates and synchronised by checking the number of connected peers


Peer count - the number of currently connected to the node peers encoded as hexadecimal

  "jsonrpc": "2.0",
  "id": 1,
  "result": "0x86"




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  • HTTPS POST Request with a JSON RPC call in the body

  • Replace YOUR-API-KEY with the API key from your CHAINNODES.ORG Dashboard

  • You can use a different supported network by replacing polygon-mainnet

curl https://polygon-mainnet.chainnodes.org/YOUR-API-KEY \
    -X POST \
    -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
    -d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"net_peerCount","params":[],"id":1}'

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JSON-RPC Polygon API Documentation by CHAINNODES is based on Erigon node client. Contact us if you are interested in specific methods that are only available on geth, besu, Nethermind or reth