How to buy Lightning Bitcoin


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    What you’ll learn

  • Where and how you can buy Lightning Bitcoin.

    We’ve included detailed instructions to make it easier for you.

  • Some market stats about Lightning Bitcoin.

    We’ve also included other research opportunities you may be interested in.

  • Other crypto similar to Lightning Bitcoin.

    And how to buy other crypto assets.

Price of Lightning Bitcoin (24H)




When it comes to buying crypto, there are a lot of factors that come into play, such as location and protocol. Some cryptocurrencies are harder to obtain than others. Lightning Bitcoin is one of them. Lightning Bitcoin is not currently supported across Coinbase’s vast ecosystem. There are still ways you can find a way to buy Lightning Bitcoin. Sign up with Coinbase to stay up to date on Lightning Bitcoin and get notified when it becomes available on Coinbase app.


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    Check CoinMarketCap to see where you can buy Lightning Bitcoin and with which currencies

    For each cryptocurrency, CoinMarketCap provides a list of purchasing options (also known as market pairs). Go to CoinMarketCap and search for Lightning Bitcoin. Tap on the button labeled “Market” near the price chart. In this view, you will see a complete list of places you can purchase Lightning Bitcoin as well as the currencies you can use to obtain it. Under “Pairs” you'll see the shorthand for Lightning Bitcoin, LBTC, plus a second currency. The second currency is what you can use to purchase Lightning Bitcoin. If you'd like to purchase LBTC with the U.S. Dollar, look for LBTC/USD.

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    Pick a platform to make your purchase

    Different platforms have different levels of security, reliability, and liquidity. Before creating an account, do your research.

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    Make the purchase on your chosen platform

    Every platform has a different way of doing things. Some platforms are very easy to use, others not so much.

    Generally speaking, purchasing crypto with a fiat currency like the U.S. Dollar will be easier than purchasing it with another crypto.

    If you do have to purchase Lightning Bitcoin with another crypto, you’ll need to first create a crypto wallet that supports Lightning Bitcoin, then you’ll buy the first currency and use it to buy Lightning Bitcoin on the platform you chose.

    If you get stuck, most platforms provide guides. But if they don’t, there is a vibrant community of crypto enthusiasts that have likely posted guides on Youtube, Twitter, and elsewhere.

Keep an eye on Lightning Bitcoin


Lightning Bitcoin is on the decline this week.

The price of Lightning Bitcoin has fallen by 12.50% in the past 7 days. The price declined by 2.45% in the last 24 hours. In just the past hour, the price grew by 1.18%. The current price is $0.25 per LBTC. Lightning Bitcoin is 99.98% below the all time high of $1,037.53.

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