Delete a Cluster


Groups and projects are synonymous terms. Your {GROUP-ID} is the same as your project id. For existing groups, your group/project id remains the same. This page uses the more familiar term group. The endpoints are as stated on the page.

The Atlas API uses HTTP Digest Authentication. Provide your Atlas username and group API key as the username and password when constructing the HTTP request.

For complete documentation on configuring API access for an Atlas group, see Configure Atlas API Access.

Base URL:


DELETE /api/atlas/v1.0/groups/{GROUP-ID}/clusters/{CLUSTER-NAME}

Request Path Parameters

Path Element Required/Optional Description
GROUP-ID Required. The unique identifier for the group containing the cluster you want to retrieve.
CLUSTER-NAME Required The name of the cluster to retrieve.



curl -i -u "username:apiKey" --digest -X DELETE ""


HTTP/1.1 202 Accepted

←   Modify a Cluster Alerts  →