Measurement Unit Conversion API

Measurement Unit Conversion API

Convert all types of measurement units to the ones that work better for you simply with this API.

About the API:

This API will allow you to convert any unit you want to the one that you desire. Be able to programmatically convert any unit. Fast, simple, and reliable.  

 

What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

This API provides all the supported units of measurement in one endpoint. With that information, you will be able to convert from any unit to the ones that you want. Simple as that.

 

What are the most common uses cases of this API?

 

This API is ideal for those users that handle information and need to deliver different units depending on the products that they have. Be able to deliver fast the conversion.

Create a converter app, create reports with different units, and more...  

 

Are there any limitations with your plans?

Besides the number of API calls per month, there are no other limitations. 

API Documentation

Endpoints


Get a list of all the supported measurement types. 



                                                                            
GET https://zylalabs.com/api/189/measurement+unit+conversion+api/200/measurement+types
                                                                            
                                                                        

Test Endpoint

API EXAMPLE RESPONSE

       
                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ["acceleration","angle","apparentPower","area","charge","current","digital","each","energy","force","frequency","illuminance","length","mass","pace","partsPer","pieces","power","pressure","reactiveEnergy","reactivePower","speed","temperature","time","voltage","volume","volumeFlowRate"]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

Measurement Types - CODE SNIPPETS


curl --location --request GET 'https://zylalabs.com/api/189/measurement+unit+conversion+api/200/measurement+types' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 

    

Get all the units that are provided within a measurement type. 

 

For example, the "measure" parameter will receive "length" as a value.  

 



                                                                            
GET https://zylalabs.com/api/189/measurement+unit+conversion+api/201/measurement+units
                                                                            
                                                                        

Test Endpoint

API EXAMPLE RESPONSE

       
                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ["nm","μm","mm","cm","m","km","in","yd","ft-us","ft","fathom","mi","nMi"]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

Measurement Units - CODE SNIPPETS


curl --location --request GET 'https://zylalabs.com/api/189/measurement+unit+conversion+api/201/measurement+units&measure=Required' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 

    

Convert any unit that you want declaring the "from" unit (the actual unit you have), and the "to" unit (the one that you want to receive). 

Declare in the "measure" parameter the type of measurement unit that you want to convert. Ex: mass



                                                                            
GET https://zylalabs.com/api/189/measurement+unit+conversion+api/202/unit+converter
                                                                            
                                                                        

Unit converter - Endpoint Features
Object Description
value [Required] The integer value that you want to convert.
from [Required] The current measurement unit of the integer.
to [Required] The measurement unit that you want to get.
measure [Required]
Test Endpoint

API EXAMPLE RESPONSE

       
                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {"measure":"mass","from":{"abbr":"kg","measure":"mass","system":"metric","singular":"Kilogram","plural":"Kilograms"},"to":{"abbr":"mt","measure":"mass","system":"metric","singular":"Metric Tonne","plural":"Metric Tonnes"},"value":1,"result":"1 mt"}
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

Unit converter - CODE SNIPPETS


curl --location --request GET 'https://zylalabs.com/api/189/measurement+unit+conversion+api/202/unit+converter?value=1000&from=kg&to=mt&measure=Required' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 

    

API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the Measurement Unit Conversion API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.

Headers

Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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