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$16,963.97
12/4/2022, 2:43:25 PM
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Market

Market stats

Market cap

$326.1B

Volume (24h)

$15.9B

Circulating supply

19.2M BTC

Typical hold time

143 days

Trading activity

Not enough data

Popularity

#1

All time high

$68,789.63

Price change (1h)

+0.14%

Price change (24h)

+0.04%

Price change (7d)

+2.47%

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Bitcoin is on the rise this week.

The price of Bitcoin has risen by 2.47% in the past 7 days. The price increased by 0.04% in the last 24 hours. In just the past hour, the price grew by 0.14%. The current price is $16,963.97 per BTC. Bitcoin is 75.34% below the all time high of $68,789.63.

The current circulating supply is 19,224,175 BTC.

About

The world’s first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is stored and exchanged securely on the internet through a digital ledger known as a blockchain. Bitcoins are divisible into smaller units known as satoshis — each satoshi is worth 0.00000001 bitcoin.

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News

The Block • Dec 02, 22

Bitcoin, ether, crypto stocks plummet following bumper U.S. jobs figures

The U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs in November, well above estimates of 200,000. Equities and risk assets plunged following the release, while bonds were buoyed by the data.

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The U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs in November, well above estimates of 200,000. Equities and risk assets plunged following the release, while bonds were buoyed by the data.

Bloomberg • Dec 02, 22

Bitcoin Set for More Losses in Wake of FTX’s Collapse if History Is a Guide

A seasonal cryptocurrency pattern points to more losses for Bitcoin in December in the wake of the seismic collapse of the FTX exchange.

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A seasonal cryptocurrency pattern points to more losses for Bitcoin in December in the wake of the seismic collapse of the FTX exchange.

The Block • Dec 01, 22

Bitcoin clings to two-week high, crypto stocks continue to tick upward

Bitcoin and ether held onto yesterday's gains, while MicroStrategy was trading above $200 for the first time since the beginning of November.

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Bitcoin and ether held onto yesterday's gains, while MicroStrategy was trading above $200 for the first time since the beginning of November.

Decrypt • Nov 30, 22

Bitcoin, Ethereum Jump as Fed Chair Signals Slowing Rate Hikes

The wider crypto market jumped with stocks Wednesday after Jerome Powell hinted at less aggressive interest rate hikes to come.

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The wider crypto market jumped with stocks Wednesday after Jerome Powell hinted at less aggressive interest rate hikes to come.

The Block • Nov 30, 22

Bitcoin, ether prices buoyant in line with crypto-related stocks, Grayscale products still falling

Crypto stocks rose in line with bitcoin and ether on Wednesday morning, meanwhile there was no such relief for Grayscales structured products.

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Crypto stocks rose in line with bitcoin and ether on Wednesday morning, meanwhile there was no such relief for Grayscales structured products.

Bloomberg • Nov 30, 22

Bitcoin Climbs to Two-Week High Ahead of Speech by Fed’s Powell

Bitcoin spiked higher Wednesday in the countdown to a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell that may cement expectations for a slower pace of interest-rate hikes in the US.

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Bitcoin spiked higher Wednesday in the countdown to a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell that may cement expectations for a slower pace of interest-rate hikes in the US.

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FAQ

What is the current price of Bitcoin?

The price of 1 Bitcoin currently costs $16,963.97.

What is the market cap of Bitcoin?

The current market cap of Bitcoin is $326.10B. A high market cap implies that the asset is highly valued by the market.

What is the all time high of Bitcoin?

The all-time high of Bitcoin is $68,789.63. This all-time high is highest price paid for Bitcoin since it was launched.

What is the 24 hour trading volume of Bitcoin?

Over the last 24 hours, the trading volume of Bitcoin is $15.91B.

What other assets are similar to Bitcoin?

Assets that have a similar market cap to Bitcoin include Ethereum 2, Ethereum, Tether, and many others. To see a full list, see our comparable market cap assets.

How many Bitcoin are there?

The current circulating supply of Bitcoin is 19 million.

What is the typical holding time of Bitcoin?

The median time that Coinbase customers hold Bitcoin before selling it or sending it to another account or address is 143 days.

What is the relative popularity of Bitcoin?

Bitcoin ranks 1 among tradable assets on Coinbase. Popularity is currently based on relative market cap.

What is the current trading activity of Bitcoin?

Currently, 97% of Coinbase users are buying Bitcoin. In other words, 97% of Coinbase customers have increased their net position in Bitcoin over the past 24 hours through trading.