- View Old Block

This section describes how to view an old Ethereum transaction block on

As of 2018, Ethereum blockchain contains more than 5,151,306 transaction blocks. Let's try to search and view block # 5,000,000 on

Go to And search for "5000000" in the search box. You should see the content of block # 5000000 displayed:

Height:         5000000   
TimeStamp:      25 days 12 hrs ago (Jan-30-2018 01:41:33 PM +UTC)
Transactions:   109 transactions and 10 contract internal transactions 
Parent Hash:    
Mined By:       
   0xb2930b35844a230f00e51431acae96fe543a0347 (miningpoolhub_1) in 5 secs
Difficulty:     2,546,613,975,853,490
Total Difficulty: 2,285,199,027,754,071,740,498
Size:           24017 bytes
Gas Used:       7,994,053 (99.93%)
Gas Limit:      8,000,029
Nonce:          0x884617a20003ba3f25
Block Reward:   3.081863496448905635 Ether (3 + 0.081863496448905635)
Uncles Reward:  0
Extra Data:     t12 (Hex:0x743132)

Below is the block # 5000000 in Ethereum blockchain displayed on

Ethereum Block # 500000
Ethereum Block # 5000000

Last update: 2018.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of Ethereum

Ethereum Blockchain

 What Is Ethereum Blockchain - Ethereum Block Explorer - View Old Block - View Transaction - View Account Address

 Ethereum Mist Wallet

 geth - Go Ethereum

 Testnet - Ropsten network

 Private Ethereum Network

 64-Bit "geth" for Private Ethereum Network

 Private Network with Custom Genesis Block

 Transferring Funds between Ether Accounts

 MetaMask - Browser Based Ethereum Wallet

 Managing Ethereum Account - Mining Ether with Browser


 PDF Printing Version