DescribeService - AWS App Runner


Return a full description of an AWS App Runner service.

Request Syntax

{ "ServiceArn": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the App Runner service that you want a description for.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1011.

Pattern: arn:aws(-[\w]+)*:[a-z0-9-\\.]{0,63}:[a-z0-9-\\.]{0,63}:[0-9]{12}:(\w|\/|-){1,1011}

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "Service": { "AutoScalingConfigurationSummary": { "AutoScalingConfigurationArn": "string", "AutoScalingConfigurationName": "string", "AutoScalingConfigurationRevision": number, "CreatedAt": number, "HasAssociatedService": boolean, "IsDefault": boolean, "Status": "string" }, "CreatedAt": number, "DeletedAt": number, "EncryptionConfiguration": { "KmsKey": "string" }, "HealthCheckConfiguration": { "HealthyThreshold": number, "Interval": number, "Path": "string", "Protocol": "string", "Timeout": number, "UnhealthyThreshold": number }, "InstanceConfiguration": { "Cpu": "string", "InstanceRoleArn": "string", "Memory": "string" }, "NetworkConfiguration": { "EgressConfiguration": { "EgressType": "string", "VpcConnectorArn": "string" }, "IngressConfiguration": { "IsPubliclyAccessible": boolean }, "IpAddressType": "string" }, "ObservabilityConfiguration": { "ObservabilityConfigurationArn": "string", "ObservabilityEnabled": boolean }, "ServiceArn": "string", "ServiceId": "string", "ServiceName": "string", "ServiceUrl": "string", "SourceConfiguration": { "AuthenticationConfiguration": { "AccessRoleArn": "string", "ConnectionArn": "string" }, "AutoDeploymentsEnabled": boolean, "CodeRepository": { "CodeConfiguration": { "CodeConfigurationValues": { "BuildCommand": "string", "Port": "string", "Runtime": "string", "RuntimeEnvironmentSecrets": { "string" : "string" }, "RuntimeEnvironmentVariables": { "string" : "string" }, "StartCommand": "string" }, "ConfigurationSource": "string" }, "RepositoryUrl": "string", "SourceCodeVersion": { "Type": "string", "Value": "string" }, "SourceDirectory": "string" }, "ImageRepository": { "ImageConfiguration": { "Port": "string", "RuntimeEnvironmentSecrets": { "string" : "string" }, "RuntimeEnvironmentVariables": { "string" : "string" }, "StartCommand": "string" }, "ImageIdentifier": "string", "ImageRepositoryType": "string" } }, "Status": "string", "UpdatedAt": number } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


A full description of the App Runner service that you specified in this request.

Type: Service object


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


An unexpected service exception occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


One or more input parameters aren't valid. Refer to the API action's document page, correct the input parameters, and try the action again.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A resource doesn't exist for the specified Amazon Resource Name (ARN) in your AWS account.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Describe a service

This example illustrates how to get a description of an App Runner service.

Sample Request

$ aws apprunner describe-service --cli-input-json "`cat`" { "ServiceArn": "arn:aws:apprunner:us-east-1:123456789012:service/python-app/8fe1e10304f84fd2b0df550fe98a71fa" }

Sample Response

{ "Service": { "CreatedAt": "2020-11-20T19:05:25Z", "UpdatedAt": "2020-11-23T12:41:37Z", "ServiceArn": "arn:aws:apprunner:us-east-1:123456789012:service/python-app/8fe1e10304f84fd2b0df550fe98a71fa", "ServiceId": "8fe1e10304f84fd2b0df550fe98a71fa", "ServiceName": "python-app", "ServiceUrl": "", "SourceConfiguration": { "AuthenticationConfiguration": { "ConnectionArn": "arn:aws:apprunner:us-east-1:123456789012:connection/my-github-connection/e7656250f67242d7819feade6800f59e" }, "AutoDeploymentsEnabled": true, "CodeRepository": { "CodeConfiguration": { "CodeConfigurationValues": { "BuildCommand": "[pip install -r requirements.txt]", "Port": "8080", "Runtime": "PYTHON_3", "RuntimeEnvironmentVariables": [ { "NAME": "Jane" } ], "StartCommand": "python" }, "ConfigurationSource": "Api" }, "RepositoryUrl": "", "SourceCodeVersion": { "Type": "BRANCH", "Value": "main" } } }, "Status": "RUNNING", "InstanceConfiguration": { "CPU": "1 vCPU", "Memory": "3 GB" }, "NetworkConfiguration": { "IpAddressType": "IPV4", "EgressConfiguration": { "EgressType": "DEFAULT" }, "IngressConfiguration": { "IsPubliclyAccessible": true } }, "ObservabilityConfiguration": { "ObservabilityEnabled": false } } }

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: