Public Nodes

publicly-accessible LN nodes requesting incoming connections

Also see this page for tips on bootstrapping your Lightning payment receiving capacity:

And consider adding your node to this inbound liquidity request board:

Checking Connectivity

If you are on mainnet, the easiest way to check if your node is publicly accessible is to fill out the form on LightningTo.Me:

If your node is accessible, you will immediately receive an inbound channel for 2,000,000 satoshis.

Public IP Nodes

When adding a node below, please include:

  • pubkey and address

  • which blockchain

  • node software type and version

  • planned uptime

  • any services hosted on this node (Lightning apps, stores, tip sites, &etc) Bitcoin testnet, LND v0.5.1 100% uptime;

Tor Nodes

Random Laptop

033129be67b54e3ff405335c189c66478ba06840da2515f34af709644fb4642c2c@lwa3ljckbeaqxjvy5l55duj5z3e5hhbj3ba4f6pkb3n2bxzly4gmqvqd.onion:9735 Bitcoin testnet; LND v0.5.2 moderate uptime; Tor testing only