Bitcoin (BTC)

Bitcoin Price: BTC / USD
$6,865.58
-0.09%
Bitcoin
Bitcoin History
Bitcoin (BTC), a merge of the words bit and coin, was invented by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009. It was the first decentralized virtual currency as well as the first technology to use the blockchain, a shared public ledger. Bitcoin is peer to peer open source project and can be used by anyone. It allows worldwide payments, instantly.
About Bitcoin (BTC)
Name Bitcoin
Symbol BTC / XBT
Algorithm SHA-256
Mineable
Consensus Proof of Work (PoW)
Start Date 3rd January, 2009
Bitcoin by the numbers
Positon #1
Price $6,865.58
Cap $117,664,795,380.00
Volume $3,646,670,000.00
Supply 17,138,362.00
Difficulty 5363678461481
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Binance
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Maker:0.1%
Taker:0.1%
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Bitfinex
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Maker:0.1%
Taker:0.2%
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Changelly
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USD:10%
BTC:0.5%
2015

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HitBTC
Trading
Platform
Maker:0%
Taker:0.1%
2013

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USD:1.49%
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