Litecoin (LTC) Price Reaches $74.77 on Major Exchanges

Litecoin (LTC) traded 1.6% higher against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 20:00 PM E.T. on June 20th. Litecoin has a market capitalization of $5.58 billion and approximately $328.28 million worth of Litecoin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last week, Litecoin has traded 5.5% lower against the dollar. One Litecoin coin can currently be purchased for $74.77 or 0.00115247 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges.

Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed over the last 24 hours:

  • Dogecoin (DOGE) traded 2% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.12 or 0.00000192 BTC.
  • UNUS SED LEO (LEO) traded down 0.4% against the dollar and now trades at $5.70 or 0.00008793 BTC.
  • NyanCoin (NYAN) traded 2.2% lower against the dollar and now trades at $2.40 or 0.00008809 BTC.
  • MegaCoin (MEC) traded down 2.2% against the dollar and now trades at $4.30 or 0.00015776 BTC.
  • DEI (DEI) traded 0% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0122 or 0.00000019 BTC.
  • Polymath (POLY) traded down 18.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0901 or 0.00000139 BTC.
  • Lotto (LOTTO) traded down 2.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0005 or 0.00000002 BTC.

About Litecoin

LTC is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Scrypt hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was October 13th, 2011. Litecoin’s total supply is 84,000,000 coins and its circulating supply is 74,664,144 coins. Litecoin’s official Twitter account is @litecoin and its Facebook page is accessible here. Litecoin’s official message board is litecointalk.io. The Reddit community for Litecoin is https://reddit.com/r/litecoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Litecoin’s official website is litecoin.org.

According to CryptoCompare, “Litecoin (LTC) is a digital currency designed for fast, low-cost payments over the internet. Created by Charlie Lee in 2011 as an alternative to Bitcoin, it offers improved transaction times and a higher maximum supply, using a different algorithm (scrypt) for mining. Litecoin facilitates peer-to-peer transactions without a central authority, making it suitable for a wide range of financial activities, from everyday purchases to trading and investment. Its creation by a former Google engineer aimed to address and improve upon some of Bitcoin’s limitations, establishing Litecoin as a practical complement to Bitcoin in the digital currency ecosystem.”

Buying and Selling Litecoin

Investors seeking to trade Litecoin using U.S. dollars directly can do so using Changelly, Coinbase or GDAX.

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