1 min read | Updated 01 Oct 2020 | Category API | User AvatarAlin Ionut

Rate limiting

Hello World Developers! Main API Documentation is available at https://dev-docs.infra.cryptocoin.pro/api.

A rate limit is the number of API calls an app or user can make within a given time period. If this limit is exceeded the app or user will be throttled and API requests will fail.

Once a rate limit is reached, any subsequent requests made by your app will fail and the API will return an error code until enough time has passed for the call count to drop below the limit.

Real time rate limit usage statistics are outputted in headers that are included with all API responses, as presented bellow:

Header Value Info
x-ratelimit-limit 120 Number of total requests allowed/minute
x-ratelimit-remaining 119 Number of total requests remained in current cycle

When a rate limit is reached, the API will response with a 429 (Too Many Requests) status code for any subsequent requests until cycle is completed.

If this do not answer your questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at contact@cryptocoin.pro.

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