requestAirdrop RPC Method

Requests an airdrop of lamports to a Pubkey

Parameters #

string required

Pubkey of account to receive lamports, as a base-58 encoded string

integer required

lamports to airdrop, as a "u64"

object optional

Configuration object containing the following fields:

commitment string optional

Result #

<string> - Transaction Signature of the airdrop, as a base-58 encoded string

Code sample #

curl -X POST -H "Content-Type: application/json" -d '
    "jsonrpc": "2.0", "id": 1,
    "method": "requestAirdrop",
    "params": [

Response #

  "jsonrpc": "2.0",
  "result": "5VERv8NMvzbJMEkV8xnrLkEaWRtSz9CosKDYjCJjBRnbJLgp8uirBgmQpjKhoR4tjF3ZpRzrFmBV6UjKdiSZkQUW",
  "id": 1