I know that peer explorer has an API to access all the IP addresses of NXT / Ardor nodes via: http://www.peerexplorer.com/peerexplorer-api

But say peer explorer is down. How would one get the IP addresses of other NXT / Ardor nodes via a locally installed NXT / Ardor node?

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Use the getPeers API and specify the desired service(s). For example, to retrieve nodes with an open API (either HTTP or HTTPS) from an application, issue the following HTTP request:


You can use the API test page at http://localhost:7876/test from your browser to view the same information.

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