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getnetworkhashps JSON-RPC command

getnetworkhashps ( nblocks height )

Returns the estimated network hashes per second based on the last n blocks.

Arguments

1. nblocks    (numeric, optional, default=120) The number of blocks to use for the network hashrate estimation.
2. height     (numeric, optional, default=-1) Estimate the network hashrate at the time of this block height (-1 for current block height).

Result

x             (numeric) Hashes per second estimated

Examples

> bitcoin-cli getnetworkhashps
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "getnetworkhashps", "params": [] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;' http://127.0.0.1:8332/

Bitcoin Cash Node Daemon version v23.0.1-fe11d27

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