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coingeckojs

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CoinGecko API Client for Node.js

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A Node.js wrapper for the CoinGecko API with no dependencies.

• Installation

Latest version: 1.0.6

npm install coingecko-api

• CoinGecko API Documentation

For complete API documentation, up-to-date parameters, responses and errors, please refer to https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3.

• Quick Start Example

//1. Import coingecko-api
const CoinGecko = require('coingecko-api');
 
//2. Initiate the CoinGecko API Client
const CoinGeckoClient = new CoinGecko();
 
//3. Make calls
var func = async() => {
  let data = await CoinGeckoClient.ping();
};

• Constants

This module provides helper constants for use in calls.


CoinGecko.ORDER

Order results in specific calls by using one of the following values.

Key Usage Description
GECKO_ASC CoinGecko.ORDER.GECKO_ASC Order results by CoinGecko's scoring system (ascending)
GECKO_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.GECKO_DESC Order results by CoinGecko's scoring system (descending)
MARKET_CAP_ASC CoinGecko.ORDER.MARKET_CAP_ASC Order results by market cap (ascending)
MARKET_CAP_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.MARKET_CAP_DESC Order results by market cap (descending)
VOLUME_ASC CoinGecko.ORDER.VOLUME_ASC Order results by volume (ascending)
VOLUME_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.VOLUME_DESC Order results by volume (descending)
COIN_NAME_ASC CoinGecko.ORDER.COIN_NAME_ASC Order results by coin name (ascending)
COIN_NAME_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.COIN_NAME_DESC Order results by coin name (descending)
PRICE_ASC CoinGecko.ORDER.PRICE_ASC Order results by price (ascending)
PRICE_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.PRICE_DESC Order results by price (descending)
HOUR_24_ASC CoinGecko.ORDER.HOUR_24_ASC Order results by 24 hour change (ascending)
HOUR_24_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.HOUR_24_DESC Order results by 24 hour change (descending)
TRUST_SCORE_DESC CoinGecko.ORDER.TRUST_SCORE_DESC Order results by CoinGecko's trust scoring system (descending)

CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY

Available status update categories to filter by.

Key Usage Description
GENERAL CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.GENERAL Filter status update results by general news
MILESTONE CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.MILESTONE Filter status update results by milestones
PARTNERSHIP CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.PARTNERSHIP Filter status update results by partnerships
EXCHANGE_LISTING CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.EXCHANGE_LISTING Filter status update results by exchange listings
SOFTWARE_RELEASE CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.SOFTWARE_RELEASE Filter status update results by software releases
FUND_MOVEMENT CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.FUND_MOVEMENT Filter status update results by fund movements
NEW_LISTINGS CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.NEW_LISTINGS Filter status update results by new listings
EVENT CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY.EVENT Filter status update results by events

CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_PROJECT_TYPE

Available status update project types to filter by.

Key Usage Description
COIN CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_PROJECT_TYPE.COIN Filter status update results by coins only
MARKET CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_PROJECT_TYPE.MARKET Filter status update results by markets only

CoinGecko.EVENT_TYPE

List of event types (most recent from CoinGeckoClient.events.fetchTypes())

Key Usage Description
EVENT CoinGecko.EVENT_TYPE.EVENT Filter events by events only
CONFERENCE CoinGecko.EVENT_TYPE.CONFERENCE Filter events by conferences only
MEETUP CoinGecko.EVENT_TYPE.MEETUP Filter events by meetups only

• Making Calls

All calls using the CoinGeckoClient are asynchronous.

All calls are returned in the following format:

{
    success: Boolean,
    message: String,
    code: Number,
    data: Object
}

The CoinGeckoClient splits up the currently available calls outline in the official CoinGecko API documentation into five parts. (Aside from the ping and global calls.)

Namespace Usage Description
coins CoinGeckoClient.coins[...] Calls related to coins
exchanges CoinGeckoClient.exchanges[...] Calls related to exchanges
statusUpdates CoinGeckoClient.statusUpdates[...] Calls related to status updates
events CoinGeckoClient.events[...] Calls related to events
exchangeRates CoinGeckoClient.exchangeRates[...] Calls related to exchange rates

• Ping

Check API server status.

ping()

Check API server status.

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.ping();

• Global

Get cryptocurrency global data.

global()

Get cryptocurrency global data.

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.global();

• Coins

Calls related to coins.

coins.all()

List all coins with data (name, price, market, developer, community, etc) - paginated by 50.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins

Params:

  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.order: String - Order results by CoinGecko.ORDER[*]
  • params.per_page: Number - Total results per page
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.localization: Boolean [default: true] - Set to false to exclude localized languages in response
  • params.sparkline: Boolean [default: false] - Include sparkline 7 days data

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.all();

coins.list()

Use this to obtain all the coins’ id in order to make API calls

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins_list

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.list();

coins.markets()

Use this to obtain all the coins market data (price, market cap, volume).

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins_markets

Params:

  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.order: String - Order results by CoinGecko.ORDER[*]
  • params.per_page: Number - Total results per page
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.localization: Boolean [default: true] - Set to false to exclude localized languages in response
  • params.sparkline: Boolean [default: false] - Include sparkline 7 days data
  • params.vs_currency: String [default: usd] - The target currency of market data (usd, eur, jpy, etc.)
  • params.ids: Array|String - List of coin id to filter if you want specific results

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.markets();

coins.fetch()

Get current data (name, price, market, … including exchange tickers) for a coin.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins__id_

Params:

  • coinId: String - (Required) The coin id (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.tickers: Boolean - [default: true] - Include ticker data
  • params.market_data: Boolean - [default: true] - Include market data
  • params.community_data: Boolean - [default: true] - Include community data
  • params.developer_data: Boolean - [default: true] - Include developer data
  • params.localization: Boolean [default: true] - Set to false to exclude localized languages in response
  • params.sparkline: Boolean [default: false] - Include sparkline 7 days data

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetch('bitcoin', {});

coins.fetchTickers()

Get coin tickers (paginated to 100 items).

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins__id__tickers

Params:

  • coinId: String - (Required) The coin id (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.exchange_ids: Array|String - Filter tickers by exchange_ids (can be obtained from exchanges.list()) eg. binance
  • params.order: String - [default: trust_score_desc] - Order results by CoinGecko.ORDER.TRUST_SCORE_DESC or CoinGecko.ORDER.VOLUME_DESC

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetchTickers('bitcoin');

coins.fetchHistory()

Get historical data (name, price, market, stats) at a given date for a coin.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins__id__history

Params:

  • coinId: String - (Required) The coin id (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.date: String - (Required) The date of data snapshot in dd-mm-yyyy eg. 30-12-2017
  • params.localization: Boolean [default: true] - Set to false to exclude localized languages in response

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetchHistory('bitcoin', {
  date: '30-12-2017'
});

coins.fetchMarketChart()

Get historical market data include price, market cap, and 24h volume (granularity auto).

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins__id__market_chart

Params:

  • coinId: String - (Required) The coin id (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.days: String - Data up to number of days ago (eg. 1, 14, 30, max)
  • params.vs_currency: String [default: usd] - The target currency of market data (usd, eur, jpy, etc.)

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetchMarketChart('bitcoin');

coins.fetchMarketChartRange()

Get historical market data include price, market cap, and 24h volume within a range of timestamp (granularity auto) Minutely data will be used for duration within 1 day, Hourly data will be used for duration between 1 day and 90 days, Daily data will be used for duration above 90 days.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/documentations/v3#/coins/get_coins__id__market_chart_range

Params:

  • coinId: String - (Required) The coin id (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.vs_currency: string - (Required) The target currency of market data (usd, eur, jpy, etc.)
  • params.from: integer - (Required) From date in UNIX Timestamp (eg. 1392577232)
  • params.to: integer - (Required) To date in UNIX Timestamp (eg. 1392577232)

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetchMarketChartRange('tomochain', {
  "vs_currency": "usd",
    "from" : 1542100000, 
    "to": 1542170000
});

Response Example:

{ prices: [ [ 1542153600000, 0.41064796105544843 ] ],
  market_caps: [ [ 1542153600000, 22585637.85804966 ] ],
  total_volumes: [ [ 1542153600000, 1244349.338658666 ] ] }
 

coins.fetchStatusUpdates()

Get status updates for a given coin.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins__id__status_updates

Params:

  • coinId: String - (Required) The coin id (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.per_page: Number - Total results per page
  • params.page: Number - Page through results

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetchStatusUpdates('bitcoin');

coins.fetchCoinContractInfo()

Get coin info from contract address.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/coins/get_coins__id__contract__contract_address_

Params:

  • contractAddress: String - (Required) Token’s contract address
  • assetPlatform: String [default: ethereum] - Asset platform (only ethereum is supported at this moment).

Usage Example:

// 0x contract address (as a test)
let zrx = '0xe41d2489571d322189246dafa5ebde1f4699f498';
let data = await CoinGeckoClient.coins.fetchCoinContractInfo(zrx);

• Exchanges

Calls related to exchanges.

exchanges.all()

List all exchanges.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/exchanges_(beta)/get_exchanges

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchanges.all();

exchanges.list()

List all supported markets id and name (no pagination required).

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/exchanges_(beta)/get_exchanges_list

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchanges.list();

exchanges.fetch()

Get exchange volume in BTC and top 100 tickers only for a given exchange.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/exchanges_(beta)/get_exchanges__id_

Params:

  • exchangeId: String - (Required) The exchange id (can be obtained from exchanges.all()) eg. binance

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchanges.fetch('binance');

exchanges.fetchTickers()

Get tickers for a given exchange.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/exchanges_(beta)/get_exchanges__id__tickers

Params:

  • exchangeId: String - (Required) The exchange id (can be obtained from exchanges.all()) eg. binance
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.coin_ids: Array|String - Filter tickers by coin_ids (can be obtained from coins.list()) eg. bitcoin
  • params.order: String - [default: trust_score_desc] - Order results by CoinGecko.ORDER.TRUST_SCORE_DESC or CoinGecko.ORDER.VOLUME_DESC

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchanges.fetchTickers('binance');

exchanges.fetchStatusUpdates()

Get status updates for a given exchange.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/exchanges_(beta)/get_exchanges__id__status_updates

Params:

  • exchangeId: String - (Required) The exchange id (can be obtained from exchanges.all()) eg. binance
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.per_page: Number - Total results per page

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchanges.fetchStatusUpdates('binance');

exchanges.fetchVolumeChart()

Get volume chart data for a given exchange, returned in BTC

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/en/api#operations-exchanges (beta)-get_exchanges__id__volume_chart

Params:

  • exchangeId: String - (Required) The exchange id (can be obtained from exchanges.all()) eg. binance
  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.days: Number - Data up to number of days ago (eg. 1, 14, 30)

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchanges.fetchVolumeChart('binance', {
  days: 1,
});

• Status Updates

Calls related to status updates.

statusUpdates.all()

List all status_updates with data (description, category, created_at, user, user_title and pin).

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/status_updates_(beta)/get_status_updates

Params:

  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.category: Number - Filter results by CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_CATEGORY[*]
  • params.project_type: Number - Filter results by CoinGecko.STATUS_UPDATE_PROJECT_TYPE[*] (If left empty returns both status from coins and markets)
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.per_page: Number - Total results per page

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.statusUpdates.all();

• Events

Calls related to events.

events.all()

Get events, paginated by 100.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/events/get_events

Params:

  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.country_code: Number - country_code of event (eg. US). Use events.fetchHistory() for list of country_codes
  • params.type: String - Type of event (eg. Conference). Use events.fetchTypes() for list of types. Or use CoinGecko.EVENT_TYPE[*]
  • params.page: Number - Page through results
  • params.upcoming_events_only: Boolean - [default: true] - Lists only upcoming events
  • params.from_date: String - Lists events after this date yyyy-mm-dd
  • params.to_date: String - Lists events before this date yyyy-mm-dd (set upcoming_events_only to false if fetching past events)

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.events.all();

events.fetchCountries()

Get list of event countries.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/events/get_events_countries

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.events.fetchCountries();

events.fetchTypes()

Get list of event types.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/events/get_events_types

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.events.fetchTypes();

• Exchange Rates

Calls related to exchange rates.

exchangeRates.all()

Get BTC-to-Currency exchange rates.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/exchange_rates/get_exchange_rates

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.exchangeRates.all();

• Simple

Calls related to simple endpoints.

simple.price()

Get the current price of any cryptocurrencies in any other supported currencies that you need.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/simple/get_simple_price

Params:

  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • params.ids: Array|String - (Required) A single id or a list of coin ids to filter if you want specific results. Use coins.list() for a list of coin ids.
  • params.vs_currencies: Array|String - [default: usd] - A single id or a list of ids. Use simple.supportedVsCurrencies() for a list of vsCurrency ids.
  • params.include_24hr_vol: Boolean - [default: false] - To include 24hr volume.
  • params.include_last_updated_at: Boolean - [default: false] - To include last_updated_at of price.

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.simple.price({
    ids: ['bitcoin', 'ethereum'],
    vs_currencies: ['eur', 'usd'],
});

simple.supportedVsCurrencies()

Get list of supported vs/comparisons currencies.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/api/docs/v3#/simple/get_simple_supported_vs_currencies

Usage Example:

let data = await CoinGeckoClient.simple.supportedVsCurrencies();

simple.fetchTokenPrice()

Get current price of tokens (using contract addresses) for a given platform in any other currency that you need.

Official documentation: https://www.coingecko.com/en/api#operations-simple-get_simple_token_price__id_

Params:

  • params: Object - Parameters to pass through to the request
  • assetPlatform: String - [default: ethereum] - (Required) Asset platform (only ethereum is supported at this moment)
  • params.contract_addresses: String|Array - (Required) Token’s contract address
  • params.vs_currencies: String|Array - (Required) vs_currency of coins. Use simple.supportedVsCurrencies() for a list of vsCurrency ids.
  • params.include_market_cap: Boolean - [default: false] - Include market cap in results or not
  • params.include_24hr_vol: Boolean - [default: false] - Include 24hr volume in results or not
  • params.include_24hr_change: Boolean - [default: false] - Include 24hr change in results or not
  • params.include_last_updated_at: Boolean - [default: false] - Include last updated date in results or not

Usage Example:

// 0x contract address (as a test)
var zrx = '0xe41d2489571d322189246dafa5ebde1f4699f498';
let data = await CoinGeckoClient.simple.fetchTokenPrice({
  contract_addresses: zrx,
  vs_currencies: 'usd',
});

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MIT License

Copyright (c) 2018 Mark Miscavage

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