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Bitcoin (BTC) Rank 1
$8758.302248
Bitcoin (BTC) Rank 1
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18,238,725 BTC

Bitcoin (BTC)
Bitcoin (BTC)
BTC

Bitcoin (BTC) Price
$8,758.30

Bitcoin (BTC) 24h Vol
$47,416,134,842

Bitcoin (BTC) Market Cap
$159,740,266,161

Bitcoin (BTC) Circulating
18,238,725

Full Name
Bitcoin (BTC)
Symbol
BTC
Algorithm
SHA256
BTC Price
1.00 BTC
BTC Market
18,238,725 BTC
BTC 24h Vol
5,413,850 BTC
Total Coins Mined
18,238,725 BTC
1h
-0.13 %
24h
-6.44 %
7d
-12.78 %

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Description

Description


Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Although other cryptocurrencies have come before, Bitcoin is the first decentralized cryptocurrency - Its reputation has spawned copies and evolution in the space.

With the largest variety of markets and the biggest value - having reached a peak of 18 billion USD - Bitcoin is here to stay. As with any new invention, there can be improvements or flaws in the initial model however the community and a team of dedicated developers are pushing to overcome any obstacle they come across. It is also the most traded cryptocurrency and one of the main entry points for all the other cryptocurrencies. The price is as unstable as always and it can go up or down by 10%-20% in a single day.

Bitcoin is an SHA-256 POW coin with 21,000,000 total minable coins. The block time is 10 minutes. See below for a full range of Bitcoin markets where you can trade US Dollars for Bitcoin, crypto to Bitcoin and many other fiat currencies too.

Learn about the history of Bitcoin here and check out 50 crazy-fun facts about Bitcoin here!

Full Name Bitcoin (BTC)
Start Date 2009-03-01
Algorithm SHA256
Proof Type PoW
Website