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.
Discussion https://www.ethereum.org/
Last updated: Tuesday, January 26, 2021 6:00:03AM UTC
Crypto Volatility Index (CVIX): 80
Current price, USD: 1 341.19
Market capitalization, USD: 153 440 153 145
Available supply: 114 405 763 ETH
Volume 24 hours, USD: 41 122 046 933
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, $
Jan 17 1 237.25 1 180.85 1 263.36 142 377 700 534
Jan 18 1 234.79 1 189.18 1 246.46 141 807 174 970
Jan 19 1 259.45 1 259.45 1 423.78 161 565 635 730
Jan 20 1 389.81 1 271.43 1 403.86 152 957 521 796
Jan 21 1 376.51 1 136.41 1 376.51 129 946 075 939
Jan 22 1 124.88 1 089.16 1 267.10 140 335 657 031
Jan 23 1 235.88 1 221.28 1 265.62 141 383 896 482
Jan 24 1 228.77 1 228.77 1 373.26 157 085 182 317
Jan 25 1 389.10 1 335.06 1 460.08 152 733 896 955
Jan 26 1 324.50 1 316.65 1 373.22 153 440 153 145

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Ethereum (ETH) price change (24h)

ETH price change 24 hours -5.57%
ETH price change 7 days 2.76%

Ethereum (ETH) Short Term Forecast

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