Bitcoin (BTC) Price Reaches $69,485.98 on Exchanges

Bitcoin (BTC) traded 0.3% higher against the dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 20:00 PM Eastern on June 9th. One Bitcoin coin can now be purchased for approximately $69,485.98 on popular cryptocurrency exchanges. Bitcoin has a market cap of $1,369.58 billion and approximately $13.62 billion worth of Bitcoin was traded on exchanges in the last day. In the last week, Bitcoin has traded 2.7% higher against the dollar.

Here is how related cryptocurrencies have performed in the last day:

  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded up 0.4% against the dollar and now trades at $474.08 or 0.00682193 BTC.
  • Arweave (AR) traded up 1% against the dollar and now trades at $37.35 or 0.00053740 BTC.
  • Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded up 0.6% against the dollar and now trades at $56.80 or 0.00081734 BTC.
  • eCash (XEC) traded 1.8% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.0000 or 0.00000000 BTC.
  • Syscoin (SYS) traded up 0.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.17 or 0.00000247 BTC.

Bitcoin Coin Profile

Bitcoin (CRYPTO:BTC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-256 hashing algorithm. Its launch date was July 13th, 2010. Bitcoin’s total supply is 19,710,168 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. The official message board for Bitcoin is Bitcoin’s official website 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 trade Bitcoin using U.S. dollars directly can do so using Changelly, Gemini or GDAX.

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