API & SQL Access

AnyBlock Analytics (eth.events) offers access to POA core and Sokol testnet through ElasticSearch and the ability to query a SQL Database.

1) Go to https://account.anyblock.tools/auth/login/ and sign up for a free account.

2) You will receive an API key and SQL username/password.

ElasticSearch

For example, this curl query will show us data about the last 2 blocks.

curl -X POST \
https://api.eth.events/ethereum/poa/core/es/block/search/ \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer $mytoken' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
-d '{
"sort": {
"number.num": "desc"
},
"size": 2
}'

SQL Access

1) Download a SQL client Anyblock Analytics suggests PGAdmin4

2) Click on Server -> Create -> Server

3) In the General Tab, choose a Name for your server instance

4) Go to the Connection Tab, and fill in the information from your AnyBlock Analytics Account and click Save:

Host name.address

sql.anyblock.tools

Port

45432

Maintenance database

ethereum_ethereum_mainnet (or another db from the list)

Username

<your_username>

Password

<your_password>

5) You will see a list of all databases.

  1. Click on ethereum_poa_core or ethereum_poa_sokol to interact with POA data.

  2. To Query the DB, go to Tools -> Query Tool

6) Try a Query!

  1. Check you are in the correct POA database.

  2. Enter your Query (this query shows info about the most recent block).

  3. Click the lighting icon to execute.

  4. Output from query.

7) Explore different queries and information in the SQL documentation and tutorials available here: https://docs.anyblockanalytics.com/en/latest/sql/tutorials/sql.html

Example query to get transactions to the AMB contract on POA Mainnet

SELECT * FROM tx
WHERE tx.to = '0xD9a3039cfC70aF84AC9E566A2526fD3b683B995B'
LIMIT 50