How To Access Litecoin API

Learn how to access Litecoin API.

Step 1: To access the available Litecoin methods, use the following native access endpoints:

  • Network: Litecoin Mainnet
  • Request Type: POST
  • Network: Litecoin Testnet
  • Request Type: POST

Step 2. You should authorize your request. Learn more: Authentication Guide

Step 3. Specify a Litecoin method in the request body:

    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "id": 1,
    "method": "YOUR_METHOD",
    "params": []

Example Request

Here is a cURL example for using getblockcount to get the height of the most-work fully-validated chain in Litecoin Mainnet:

curl -X POST \ \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
-d '{"jsonrpc": "2.0", "id": 1, "method": "getblockcount", "params": []}'

The following is a typical response you will get:

    "result": 2313630,
    "error": null,
    "id": 1

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