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wct.webcams.get_details


Get the details of a webcam.


Required Parameters

These parameters are required by this method.
Parameter Description
devid Your developer ID. Please signup for a developer ID if you do not already have one.
webcamid The ID of the webcam.

Example Response

<wct_response status="ok">
    <webcam>
        <user>ingo</user>
        <userid>3626</userid>
        <user_url>http://www.webcams.travel/user/3626</user_url>
        <webcamid>1171032474</webcamid>
        <title>Hardbrücke</title>
        <view_count>159</view_count>
        <comment_count>1</comment_count>
        <url>
            http://www.webcams.travel/webcam/1171032474-Weather-Hardbr%C3%BCcke-Z%C3%BCrich-%28Kreis-5%29
        </url>
        <url_daylight>
            http://www.webcams.travel/webcam/1171032474-Weather-Hardbr%C3%BCcke-Z%C3%BCrich-%28Kreis-5%29/daylight
        </url_daylight>
        <url_mobile>
            http://m.webcams.travel/webcam/1171032474-Weather-Hardbr%C3%BCcke-Z%C3%BCrich-%28Kreis-5%29
        </url_mobile>
        <url_mobile_daylight>
            http://m.webcams.travel/webcam/1171032474-Weather-Hardbr%C3%BCcke-Z%C3%BCrich-%28Kreis-5%29/daylight
        </url_mobile_daylight>
        <icon_url>http://images.webcams.travel/icon/1171032474.png</icon_url>
        <thumbnail_url>http://images.webcams.travel/thumbnail/1171032474.jpg</thumbnail_url>
        <toenail_url>http://images.webcams.travel/toenail/1171032474.jpg</toenail_url>
        <preview_url>http://images.webcams.travel/thumbnail/1171032474.jpg</preview_url>
        <daylight_icon_url>
            http://images.webcams.travel/daylight/icon/1171032474.png
        </daylight_icon_url>
        <daylight_thumbnail_url>
            http://images.webcams.travel/daylight/thumbnail/1171032474.jpg
        </daylight_thumbnail_url>
        <daylight_toenail_url>
            http://images.webcams.travel/daylight/toenail/1171032474.jpg
        </daylight_toenail_url>
        <daylight_preview_url>
            http://images.webcams.travel/daylight/preview/1171032474.jpg
        </daylight_preview_url>
        <latitude>47.387803</latitude>
        <longitude>8.519211</longitude>
        <continent>EU</continent>
        <country>CH</country>
        <city>Zürich</city>
        <last_update>1214753604</last_update>
        <rating_avg>3.75</rating_avg>
        <rating_count>12</rating_count>
        <timezone>Europe/Zurich</timezone>
        <timezone_offset>1</timezone_offset>
        <timelapse>
            <available>1</available>
            <format_mp4>http://movies.webcams.travel/webcam/1171032474.mp4</format_mp4>
            <format_webm>http://movies.webcams.travel/webcam/1171032474.webm</format_webm>
        </timelapse>
        <source_url>http://www.hardbruecke.ch/webcam_nord1.php</source_url>
        <categories>
            <landscape>0</landscape>
            <traffic>1</traffic>
            <meteo>0</meteo>
            <building>1</building>
            <indoor>0</indoor>
        </categories>
    </webcam>
</wct_response>


Response Details

Field Description
user Name of the user who added this webcam.
userid ID of the user who added this webcam.
user_url URL to the users account page.
webcamid Unique ID of this webcam.
title Title of the webcam.
view_count Number of views since this webcam has been added to webcams.travel.
comment_count Number of comments this webcam webcam has.
url URL to the webcam on webcams.travel.
url_daylight URL to the daylight picture of the webcam on webcams.travel.
url_mobile URL to the webcam on m.webcams.travel.
url_mobile_daylight URL to the daylight picture of the webcam on m.webcams.travel.
icon_url URL to an icon image for this webcam. PNG, 32x32 pixel.
thumbnail_url URL to a thumbnail image for this webcam. JPG, 128x96 pixel.
toenail_url URL to a toenail image for this webcam. JPG, 184x138 pixel.
preview_url URL to a preview image for this webcam. JPG, 360 pixel wide, variable height.
daylight_icon_url URL to an icon image of the last daylight view for this webcam.
daylight_thumbnail_url URL to a thumbnail image of the last daylight view for this webcam.
daylight_toenail_url URL to a toenail image of the last daylight view for this webcam.
daylight_preview_url URL to a preview image of the last daylight view for this webcam.
latitude Latitude of the position of this webcam. WGS84.
longitude Longitude of the position of this webcam. WGS84.
continent 2-letter continent code of the webcam location.
country ISO 3166-1-alpha-2 country code of the webcam location.
city Name of the city the webcam is located at.
last_update UNIX timestamp of the last update of the webcam image.
rating_avg Average rating for this webcam. Values from 0 to 5.
rating_count Number of ratings for this webcam.
timezone Textual reprensentation of the timezone the webcam is located in.
timezone_offset Offset in hours relative to UTC. Positive and negative values possible.
timelapse Availability of a timelapse video. The "available" field is always present. The "format_*" fields are only present if a timelapse video is available.
Field Description
available Indicates if a timelapse video is available. Values 0 (not available) or 1 (available).
format_mp4 URL of timelapse video in MP4 format. Suitable for HTML5 and mobile device playback.
format_webm URL of timelapse video in WEBM format. Suitable for HTML5 playback.
source_url URL of the homepage of the webcam.
categories The categories this webcam is in. Every category is listed and with each category goes the values 0 (not in this category) or 1 (in this category). See the available categories below.
Field Description
landscape This category is for webcams that are showing a landscape.
traffic This category is for webcams that are showing streets and the traffic situation.
meteo This category is for webcams that are showing good parts of the sky which is useful for meteorological observations.
building This category is for webcams that are showing mainly buildings or a single building.
indoor This category is for webcams that are showing indoors of public buildings.


Error Codes

This method may return an additional error that is specific to only this method.
Code Description
100 The webcam with the webcamid you provided does not exist.
Errors common to all methods are listed on the API common error page.


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