The ledger_closed method returns the unique identifiers of the most recently closed ledger. (This ledger is not necessarily validated and immutable yet.)

Request Format

An example of the request format:

   "id": 2,
   "command": "ledger_closed"
    "method": "ledger_closed",
    "params": [
#Syntax: ledger_closed
rippled ledger_closed

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This method accepts no parameters.

Response Format

An example of a successful response:

  "id": 1,
  "status": "success",
  "type": "response",
  "result": {
    "ledger_hash": "17ACB57A0F73B5160713E81FE72B2AC9F6064541004E272BD09F257D57C30C02",
    "ledger_index": 6643099
200 OK
    "result": {
        "ledger_hash": "8B5A0C5F6B198254A6E411AF55C29EE40AA86251D2E78DD0BB17647047FA9C24",
        "ledger_index": 8696231,
        "status": "success"

The response follows the standard format, with a successful result containing the following fields:

Field Type Description
ledger_hash String 20-byte hex string with a unique hash of the ledger
ledger_index Unsigned Integer Sequence number of this ledger

Possible Errors