Ethereum (CURRENCY:ETH) traded 3.7% lower against the US dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 0:00 AM ET on March 17th. One Ethereum coin can now be purchased for $521.72 or 0.06109170 BTC on major exchanges including Bit-Z, COSS, bitFlyer and Upbit. Over the last seven days, Ethereum has traded down 1.1% against the US dollar. Ethereum has a total market cap of $51.34 billion and $1.25 billion worth of Ethereum was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours.
Here is how similar cryptocurrencies have performed over the last 24 hours:
- Ethereum Classic (ETC) traded down 3.9% against the dollar and now trades at $18.39 or 0.00215332 BTC.
- Waltonchain (WTC) traded down 5.9% against the dollar and now trades at $12.54 or 0.00146864 BTC.
- Metaverse ETP (ETP) traded down 2.4% against the dollar and now trades at $1.00 or 0.00011689 BTC.
- Bowhead (AHT) traded up 8.4% against the dollar and now trades at $0.21 or 0.00002449 BTC.
- WhaleCoin (WHL) traded down 1.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0700 or 0.00000819 BTC.
- DaxxCoin (DAXX) traded 14.2% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0007 or 0.00000008 BTC.
Ethereum is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Ethash hashing algorithm. Its launch date was July 30th, 2015. Ethereum’s total supply is 98,398,700 coins. The Reddit community for Ethereum is /r/ethereum and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. The official website for Ethereum is www.ethereum.org. Ethereum’s official Twitter account is @ethereumproject and its Facebook page is accessible here. The official message board for Ethereum is forum.ethereum.org.
According to CryptoCompare, “Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any possibility of downtime, censorship, fraud or third party interference. In the Ethereum protocol and blockchain there is a price for each operation. The general idea is, in order to have things transferred or executed by the network, you have to consume or burn Gas. The cryptocurrency is called Ether and is used to pay for computation time and for transaction fees.If you want to earn block rewards from the network, you can join the network as a miner. Follow the link for a guide on how to mine Ethereum on a Windows Pc. The much easier but a bit more expensive way is to buy an Ethereum mining contract. Ethereum is how the Internet was supposed to work. As long as you have enough funds to pay for your code to be run by the network, your contacts will always be up and running.It was crowdfunded during August 2014 by fans all around the world. It is developed and maintained by ETHDEV with contributions from great minds across the globe. There is also an Ethereum foundation and there are multiple startups working with the Ethereum blockchain.Ethereum is currently on the “Homestead” stage and all its related software is still considered Beta until the release of the next stage “Metropolis”. If you are looking for a GUI interface for your wallet, try the Ethereum Wallet DApp. It’s still in beta so be careful when you use it.Our block explorer data bellow is freely provided by etherchain.org and etherscan.io. “
Buying and Selling Ethereum
Ethereum can be traded on these cryptocurrency exchanges: bitFlyer, CoinFalcon, Exmo, Coinut, Gatehub, Livecoin, Bitfinex, Bitcoin Indonesia, BtcTrade.im, Mercatox, Coinsquare, Tidex, Gemini, Poloniex, Coinrail, WEX, Tidebit, Bithumb, Koinex, Cryptopia, Coinbene, Qryptos, Gatecoin, TOPBTC, BitGrail, Bit-Z, Binance, Korbit, Lbank, Gate.io, Kucoin, Coinnest, ZB.COM, ACX, Bibox, DSX, Coinone, Liqui, Bancor Network, CEX.IO, GOPAX, Bittrex, Bitbank, xBTCe, Bitinka, Allcoin, RightBTC, Bitstamp, BigONE, CoinExchange, Koineks, CoinEgg, QuadrigaCX, ChaoEX, Upbit, Cobinhood, COSS, YoBit, CoolCoin, HitBTC, BTC Markets, Huobi, BitBay, BTCTurk, Independent Reserve, Bitso, Mr. Exchange, Kraken, EXX, EtherDelta, Quoine, OKEx, BX Thailand and GDAX. Investors seeking to trade Ethereum using U.S. dollars directly can do so using GDAX, Gemini or Coinbase.
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