Graph API Version

Instagram Media

Reading

An Instagram media

Example

Graph API Explorer
GET /v4.0/{instagram-media-id} HTTP/1.1
Host: graph.facebook.com
/* PHP SDK v5.0.0 */
/* make the API call */
try {
  // Returns a `Facebook\FacebookResponse` object
  $response = $fb->get(
    '/{instagram-media-id}',
    '{access-token}'
  );
} catch(Facebook\Exceptions\FacebookResponseException $e) {
  echo 'Graph returned an error: ' . $e->getMessage();
  exit;
} catch(Facebook\Exceptions\FacebookSDKException $e) {
  echo 'Facebook SDK returned an error: ' . $e->getMessage();
  exit;
}
$graphNode = $response->getGraphNode();
/* handle the result */
/* make the API call */
FB.api(
    "/{instagram-media-id}",
    function (response) {
      if (response && !response.error) {
        /* handle the result */
      }
    }
);
/* make the API call */
new GraphRequest(
    AccessToken.getCurrentAccessToken(),
    "/{instagram-media-id}",
    null,
    HttpMethod.GET,
    new GraphRequest.Callback() {
        public void onCompleted(GraphResponse response) {
            /* handle the result */
        }
    }
).executeAsync();
// For more complex open graph stories, use `FBSDKShareAPI`
// with `FBSDKShareOpenGraphContent`
/* make the API call */
FBSDKGraphRequest *request = [[FBSDKGraphRequest alloc]
                               initWithGraphPath:@"/{instagram-media-id}"
                                      parameters:params
                                      HTTPMethod:@"GET"];
[request startWithCompletionHandler:^(FBSDKGraphRequestConnection *connection,
                                      id result,
                                      NSError *error) {
    // Handle the result
}];
If you want to learn how to use the Graph API, read our Using Graph API guide.

Parameters

This endpoint doesn't have any parameters.

Fields

FieldDescription
id
numeric string

ID of the Instagram media

caption_text
string

Caption text

comment_count
int32

Number of comments

content_type
int32

0 for photo, 1 for video

display_url
string

URL of the photo or cover frame

filter_name
string

Name of filter

latitude
float

Latitude of the location

like_count
int32

Number of likes

location

Location data

location_name
string

Name of location for location tag

longitude
float

Longitude of the location

owner_instagram_user

The Instagram user that owns this media.

permalink
string

Link to the media page on Instagram

taken_at
datetime

When the media was created

video_url
string

URL of the video

Edges

EdgeDescription

Instagram comments

Validation Rules

ErrorDescription
80002There have been too many calls to this Instagram account. Wait a bit and try again. For more info, please refer to https://developers.facebook.com/docs/graph-api/overview/rate-limiting.
100Invalid parameter
200Permissions error

Creating

You can't perform this operation on this endpoint.

Updating

You can't perform this operation on this endpoint.

Deleting

You can't perform this operation on this endpoint.