Returns an object with data about the sync status or false.

This method will use 5 Compute Units.

Reference: Here




Object|Boolean, An object with sync status data or FALSE, when not syncing:

  • startingBlock: QUANTITY - The block at which the import started (will only be reset, after the sync reached his head)

  • currentBlock: QUANTITY - The current block, same as eth_blockNumber

  • highestBlock: QUANTITY - The estimated highest block

// Result
  "jsonrpc": "2.0",
  "result": {
    startingBlock: '0x384',
    currentBlock: '0x386',
    highestBlock: '0x454'
// Or when not syncing
  "jsonrpc": "2.0",
  "result": false
curl<YOUR_API_KEY_HERE>/ext/bc/C/rpc \
    -X POST \
    -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
    -d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_syncing","params":[],"id":1}'

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