Ethereum (ETH): Price, Charts and Market Cap

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Symbol ETH
Nature Coin
Brief Ether is the second most popular cryptocurrency, the price of which has grown nearly 100 times in 2017. It is the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum blockchain platform, where one can create decentralized applications.
Last updated: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 10:00:02AM UTC
Crypto Volatility Index (CVIX): 42
Current price, USD: 354.53
Market capitalization, USD: 39 993 792 390
Available supply: 112 807 765 ETH
Volume 24 hours, USD: 12 186 123 531
Mineable Yes

Ethereum general information

General ETH facts, technical details and general information about Ethereum crypto currency

Ethereum is a software platform that aims to act as a decentralized Internet as well as a decentralized app store. A system like this needs a currency to pay for the computational resources required to run an application or a program. This is where ‘Ether’ comes into play. Ether is a digital bearer asset and it doesn’t require a third party to process the payment. However, it doesn’t only operate as a digital currency, it also acts as ‘fuel’ for the decentralized apps within the network. If a user wants to change something in one of the apps within Ethereum, they need to pay a transaction fee so that the network can process the change.

If bitcoin is "digital gold", then ether is certainly silver - the currency boasts the second-largest market capitalization. It is the original token of decentralized platform of etherium, which was launched by Vitalik Buterin on July 30, 2016.

The main difference between the rival platforms of bitcoin and the etherium lies in their purpose and capabilities. Thanks to the technology of "smart contracts", the etherium allows you to create not only currency, but decentralized applications, which attracts large technology players such as Intel and Microsoft to the project. Ethereum took the technology behind Bitcoin and substantially expanded its capabilities. It is a whole network, with its own Internet browser, coding language and payment system. Most importantly, it enables users to create decentralized applications on Ethereum’s Blockchain.

Ether is the second most popular cryptocurrency, the price of which has grown nearly 100 times in 2017.

It is the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum blockchain platform, where one can create decentralized applications (or “dapps”) without intermediaries. The potential use of Ethereum blockchain is vast: from projects in business development to managing identity, from currency exchanges to crowdfunding and more. Some analysts believe, Ether is one of the most credible cryptocurrencies as its platform allows to create new blockchains easier –  and that advances the whole digital industry. This broader usage in the tech space is perceived as the biggest advantage of Ether which has provided it with a strong investor support.

Ethereum is a decentralized system, which means it is not controlled by any single governing entity. An absolute majority of online services, businesses and enterprises are built on a centralized system of governance. This approach has been used for hundreds of years, and while history proved time and time again that it’s flawed, its implementation is still necessary when the parties don’t trust each other.

Ethereum, being a decentralized system, is fully autonomous and is not controlled by anyone at all. It has no central point of failure, as it is being run from thousands of volunteers’ computers around the globe, which means it can never go offline. Moreover, users’ personal information stays on their own computers, while content, such as apps, videos, etc., stays in full control of its creators without having to obey by the rules imposed by hosting services.

Historical data for Ethereum

We list daily Ethereum historical data for the past 10 days

Date Open, $ Min, $ Max, $ Market cap, $
Sep 21 371.72 338.91 375.30 38 987 403 347
Sep 22 341.79 337.35 346.30 38 776 308 174
Sep 23 344.35 319.12 344.35 36 450 015 146
Sep 24 321.12 321.12 351.20 39 592 321 107
Sep 25 349.36 339.02 356.73 39 758 592 716
Sep 26 352.18 348.16 354.89 39 961 756 103
Sep 27 355.49 351.67 361.33 40 074 773 858
Sep 28 357.44 357.10 365.27 40 845 427 755
Sep 29 355.16 352.70 358.31 40 339 116 057
Sep 30 359.76 354.53 359.76 39 993 792 390

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Ethereum (ETH) price change (24h)

ETH price change 24 hours -0.31%
ETH price change 7 days 5.21%

Ethereum (ETH) Short Term Forecast

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Ethereum Comments & Reviews

Ethereum 2.0 developers have launched the final Spadina testnet. The network with a three-day lifecycle will be the "dress rehearsal" for the launch of Ethereum 2.0. Spadina will allow the network rollout and deposit contract processes to...

ArchGabriel   September 30, 2020   ETH

Although developers face difficulties on the way to the transition to Ethereum 2.0, transaction fees on the blockchain exceed $ 10, ETH not only holds positions, but also grows, which is a rather rare story for "cryptostars-2017". This...

Amadeus   September 21, 2020   ETH

The reason for optimism in the market was the message that Ethereum miners earned a record $ 1 million in an hour. This happened as a result of the fact that commissions on the network of this cryptocurrency increased significantly due to the free...

Cornelius   September 18, 2020   ETH

The Ethereum 2.0 update, as previously planned, will be released in November of this year. In October, the developers plan to complete work on the security of the new blockchain and begin to improve the user interface. This news somewhat reassured...

Clau$$   September 15, 2020   ETH

The Ethereum developer has discovered a potential vulnerability in Ethereum 2.0 - a low level of participation in staking, this could allow the whales to disable the network. This is bad news for Ethereum investors as they have high hopes for a new...

Cornelius   September 14, 2020   ETH

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Сryptocurrency CVIX Price Change, 24h
Bitcoin 21 $10 685.71 -0.49%
Ethereum 42 $354.53 -0.31%
Tether 1 $1.00 -0.07%
XRP 30 $0.239750 -1.48%
Bitcoin Cash 32 $227.03 0.08%
Binance Coin 63 $28.14 1.47%
Polkadot 50 $4.33 -4.42%
Chainlink 77 $9.74 -4.41%
Bitcoin SV 37 $174.46 3.72% Chain 44 $0.151960 -0.86%
Cardano 51 $0.097392 -5.15%
Litecoin 42 $45.93 0.50%
USD Coin 1 $1.00 0.02%
EOS 46 $2.57 -0.48%
TRON 78 $0.025787 -1.89%


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