Bitcoin 24 Hour Trading Volume Reaches $30.57 Billion (BTC)

Bitcoin (BTC) traded 3.2% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 21:00 PM E.T. on April 24th. Bitcoin has a total market cap of $1,271.90 billion and $30.57 billion worth of Bitcoin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. During the last seven days, Bitcoin has traded 5.2% higher against the U.S. dollar. One Bitcoin coin can currently be bought for $64,596.97 on major cryptocurrency exchanges.

Here’s how related cryptocurrencies have performed during the last 24 hours:

  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded down 4.4% against the dollar and now trades at $484.01 or 0.00749074 BTC.
  • Arweave (AR) traded down 4.3% against the dollar and now trades at $33.09 or 0.00051219 BTC.
  • Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded down 3.5% against the dollar and now trades at $68.63 or 0.00106216 BTC.
  • eCash (XEC) traded 5.5% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0001 or 0.00000000 BTC.
  • Syscoin (SYS) traded down 4.4% against the dollar and now trades at $0.23 or 0.00000354 BTC.

About Bitcoin

Bitcoin is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-256 hashing algorithm. It launched on July 13th, 2010. Bitcoin’s total supply is 19,689,784 coins. The Reddit community for Bitcoin is and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Bitcoin’s official Twitter account is @bitcoin and its Facebook page is accessible here. Bitcoin’s official website is Bitcoin’s official message board is

According to CryptoCompare, “Bitcoin is a decentralized cryptocurrency that uses peer-to-peer technology and a blockchain to record transactions. It was created by Satoshi Nakamoto and the first block was mined on January 3, 2009. Bitcoin transactions are recorded on a blockchain, which is a distributed ledger that can be accessed by anyone to verify transactions. Transactions are verified by miners, who are rewarded with a set amount of Bitcoin and transaction fees. The supply of Bitcoin is limited to 21 million coins and it is divisible to eight decimal places. A wallet is needed to use Bitcoin and it consists of a public key, which is used to send and receive payments, and a private key, which is used to control the wallet. Bitcoin can be used for a variety of purposes, including everyday transactions, as a store of value, or for investment.”

Buying and Selling Bitcoin

Investors seeking to acquire Bitcoin using US dollars directly can do so using Changelly, Gemini or GDAX.

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