Skip to content
API tools and documentation
HTML
Branch: master
Clone or download

Latest commit

Latest commit e16a1ac Oct 19, 2018

Files

Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
README.md Update README.md Oct 19, 2018
subscribe.html Updated Socket API Endpoint in Example Dec 13, 2017

README.md

CoinCap.io

This API will continue to operate as it has, but will be shut down on March 1, 2019. Our new API is: https://docs.coincap.io/


REST URLs

/coins

  • Description: Array of all supported coins
  • URL: http://coincap.io/coins
  • Response:
    ["300", "611", "808", "888", "INPAY", "XNG", "ARGUS", "DBIX", "DAR", "HMQ"]

/map

  • Description: JSON object of Coin symbols/names and known aliases
  • URL: http://coincap.io/map
  • Response:
    [
        {
            "aliases": [],
            "name": "300 Token",
            "symbol": "300"
        },
        {
            "aliases": [],
            "name": "SixEleven",
            "symbol": "611"
        },
        {
            "aliases": [],
            "name": "808Coin",
            "symbol": "808"
        }
    ]

/front

  • Description: Front Page Data of current coin stats
  • URL: http://coincap.io/front
  • Response:
    [
        {
            "cap24hrChange": -6.05,
            "long": "Bitcoin",
            "mktcap": 65173805891.25,
            "perc": -6.05,
            "price": 3934.85,
            "shapeshift": true,
            "short": "BTC",
            "supply": 16563225,
            "usdVolume": 2337600000,
            "volume": 2337600000,
            "vwapData": 3997.5639538606733,
            "vwapDataBTC": 3997.5639538606733
        },
        {
            "cap24hrChange": -6.59,
            "long": "Ethereum",
            "mktcap": 26016428866.32,
            "perc": -6.59,
            "price": 275.02,
            "shapeshift": true,
            "short": "ETH",
            "supply": 94598316,
            "usdVolume": 945732000,
            "volume": 945732000,
            "vwapData": 278.03921067242516,
            "vwapDataBTC": 278.03921067242516
        }
    ]

/global

  • Description: Global data
  • URL: http://coincap.io/global
  • Response:
    {
        "altCap": 70056946653.0021,
        "bitnodesCount": 9350,
        "btcCap": 65003614189.66167,
        "btcPrice": 3924.57472440673,
        "dom": 69.48,
        "totalCap": 135060560842.66382,
        "volumeAlt": 578834063.4608318,
        "volumeBtc": 1317521389.0430577,
        "volumeTotal": 1896355452.5038888
    }

/page/:coin

  • Description: must search by symbol ex BTC returns all data on a specific coin
  • URL: http://coincap.io/page/ETC
    {
        "altCap": 70977893975.02808,
        "bitnodesCount": 9350,
        "btcCap": 65149292318.25,
        "btcPrice": 3933.37,
        "dom": 69.49,
        "totalCap": 136127186293.27805,
        "volumeAlt": 579507047.7508223,
        "volumeBtc": 1319701715.2883158,
        "volumeTotal": 1899208763.0391374,
        "id": "ETC",
        "_id": "c2f0fa55-495c-41e2-ad77-c66545b6d584",
        "cap24hrChange": -2.45,
        "display_name": "Ethereum Classic",
        "status": "available",
        "supply": 95478079,
        "volume": 106044000,
        "vwap_h24": 14.584250499041465,
        "price_btc": 0.003659301940567121,
        "price_eth": 0.052350773626971485,
        "price_eur": 12.076,
        "price_usd": 14.334776791590517,
        "price_ltc": 0.2325328883760402,
        "price_zec": 0.06845529547566803,
        "market_cap": 1368656950.954846,
        "type": "cmc",
        "price": 14.1888
    }

/history/:coin

  • Description: Returns all history on a coin
  • URL: http://coincap.io/history/BTC
  • Response:
    {
        "market_cap": [
            [
                1504664370000,  // unix time (milliseconds)
                74300994770     // market cap
            ],
            [
                1504750775000,
                74594182198
            ]
        ],
        "price" : [
            [
                1504750775000,
                4507.45 
            ],
            [
                1504839280000,
                4599.26
            ]
        ],
        "volume": [
            [
                1504750775000,  
                2095800000   
            ],
            [
                1504839280000,
                1752760000
            ]
        ]
    }

/history/1day/:coin

/history/7day/:coin

/history/30day/:coin

/history/90day/:coin

/history/180day/:coin

/history/365day/:coin

Socket API

https://coincap.io

To connect to CoinCap WebSockets you must use socket.io-client 1.4.6 or another websocket client compatiable with that version of Socket.io

Sample code attached

Socket Response

{
	"coin": "XMR",
	"exchange_id": "bittrex",
	"market_id": "ETH_XMR",
	"message": {
		"coin": "XMR",
		"msg": {
			"cap24hrChange": -6.96,
			"long": "Monero",
			"mktcap": 1581966162.9998832,
			"perc": -6.96,
			"price": 113.18142493836066,
			"shapeshift": true,
			"short": "XMR",
			"supply": 15074975,
			"usdVolume": 46837300,
			"volume": 46837300,
			"vwapData": 109.52716734604815,
			"vwapDataBTC": 109.52716734604815
		}
	},
	"msg": {
		"cap24hrChange": -6.96,
		"long": "Monero",
		"mktcap": 1581966162.9998832,
		"perc": -6.96,
		"price": 113.18142493836066,
		"shapeshift": true,
		"short": "XMR",
		"supply": 15074975,
		"usdVolume": 46837300,
		"volume": 46837300,
		"vwapData": 109.52716734604815,
		"vwapDataBTC": 109.52716734604815
	}
}
You can’t perform that action at this time.