Ethereum Classic Price, News and Analysis (ETC)

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$13.36
($0.38) (-2.81%)
(As of 08/18/2018 11:45 AM ET)
1-Hour Price Change -2.46%
1-Day Price Change -2.81%
7-Day Price Change -0.05%
1-Day Volume$333.88 million
Market Cap$1.39 billion
BTC Price0.00209581 BTC
Circulating Supply103.88 million
Total Supply103.88 million
Maximum SupplyN/A

About Ethereum Classic (ETC)

Currency Details

Name Ethereum Classic
SymbolETC
Market Capitalization$1.39 billion
Coin or TokenCoin
AlgorithmEthash
Proof TypePoW
Genesis Date7/23/2016
Mineable?No
Number of Exchanges56

Official Links

Official Websiteethereumclassic.org
Official Website (Alt)N/A
BitcoinTalk AnnouncementView
Twitter Account@eth_classic
Facebook PageView
Github AccountView

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Community Discussion

Reddit Communityr/EthereumClassic
Telegram GroupView
Discord GroupView
Message Board (Alt)N/A

Research Tools

Blockchain Explorergastracker.io
Blockchain Explorer (Alt)etherhub.io
CoinMarketCapView
CryptoCompareView
CoinGeckoView

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Frequently Asked Questions

What exchanges can I buy or trade Ethereum Classic on?

How do I buy Ethereum Classic?

It is not possible to buy most cryptocurrencies with U.S. dollars. Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Litecoin can be purchased with U.S. dollars using Coinbase. Once you have purchased Bitcoin using Coinbase, you can then transfer your Bitcoin to an exchange such as Binance or Changelly to purchase other cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum Classic.

Where can I get Ethereum Classic wallet?

Ethereum Classic produces its own wallet software that is available for download on its website, which allows you to store Ethereum Classic on your computer. For maximum security, you can store your cryptocurrencies on a dedicated hardware wallet such as a TREZOR wallet or a Ledger Nano S. If you do not wish to buy a hardware wallet, you may consider using a mobile wallet such as Jaxx or Coinomi to store multiple cryptocurrencies with some added security benefits.

What is the value of Ethereum Classic?

One Ethereum Classic (ETC) is currently worth $13.36 on major cryptocurrency exchanges. You can also exchange one Ethereum Classic for 0.00209581 bitcoin(s) on major exchanges. The value (or market capitalization) of all available Ethereum Classic in U.S. dollars is $1.39 billion.

What hashing algorithm does Ethereum Classic use?

Ethereum Classic is a proof of work (PoW) coin that uses the Ethash algorithm.

How do I mine Ethereum Classic?

Ethereum Classic can be mined using specialized mining software. XMR Stak is a commonly-used mining tool that works for CPU mining and GPU mining with both Nvidia and AMD graphics cards. CCMiner is another popular mining tool for computers with NVIDIA graphics cards. In addition to having mining software, you will need a Ethereum Classic and access to a mining pool that pools your effort with other miners and a wallet to store the Ethereum Classic that you earn from mining. Most cryptocurrencies have multiple publicly-available mining pools that can be found with a simple Google search.

What coins are similar to Ethereum Classic?

The following coins use Ethereum Classic's Ethash algorithm and proof of work (PoW) proof-type: Ethereum, Callisto Network, Musicoin, Akroma, Bowhead, Ellaism, Elementrem, WhaleCoin, DaxxCoin and Ether Zero.

What is the Reddit page for Ethereum Classic?

The official Reddit community (subreddit) for Ethereum Classic is r/EthereumClassic.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ethereum Classic (ETC)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  109 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  187 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  296
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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Search Trends

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) News Headlines

DateHeadline
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, ETC: Price Analysis, August 17Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, ETC: Price Analysis, August 17
cointelegraph.com - August 18 at 6:12 AM
Ethereum Classic (ETC) Soars in Anticipation of Coinbase Mobile App ListingEthereum Classic (ETC) Soars in Anticipation of Coinbase Mobile App Listing
www.livebitcoinnews.com - August 17 at 5:07 AM
Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: ETC/USD Surging, Could Break $15Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: ETC/USD Surging, Could Break $15
www.newsbtc.com - August 16 at 8:08 AM
Ethereum Classic (ETC) Surges After Coinbase Consumer Confirms ListingEthereum Classic (ETC) Surges After Coinbase Consumer Confirms Listing
www.newsbtc.com - August 16 at 8:08 AM
Ethereum Classic bucks the market and soars 15% off the back of new announcementEthereum Classic bucks the market and soars 15% off the back of new announcement
cryptonewsreview.com - August 16 at 6:10 AM
Crypto Top 10s (August 15th, 2018): Top 10 comes back from brink, Bitcoin picks up 5%, QTUM wins bigCrypto Top 10s (August 15th, 2018): Top 10 comes back from brink, Bitcoin picks up 5%, QTUM wins big
cryptonewsreview.com - August 15 at 2:07 PM
Crypto Top 10s (August 14th, 2018): Bitcoin crashes below $6,000 overnight as crypto prices tumble; Top 10 suffers heavilyCrypto Top 10s (August 14th, 2018): Bitcoin crashes below $6,000 overnight as crypto prices tumble; Top 10 suffers heavily
cryptonewsreview.com - August 14 at 1:09 PM
Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: Can ETC/USD Hold The $10.00 Support?Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: Can ETC/USD Hold The $10.00 Support?
www.newsbtc.com - August 14 at 8:09 AM
Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price Watch: Short-Term Breakdown, But Long-Term Floor HoldingEthereum Classic (ETC) Price Watch: Short-Term Breakdown, But Long-Term Floor Holding
www.newsbtc.com - August 13 at 8:11 AM
Crypto Week In Review: SEC Delays Bitcoin ETF, Goldman Sachs Enters MarketCrypto Week In Review: SEC Delays Bitcoin ETF, Goldman Sachs Enters Market
www.newsbtc.com - August 13 at 12:06 AM
Top 5 Hottest Cryptocurrencies in 2018Top 5 Hottest Cryptocurrencies in 2018
nulltx.com - August 11 at 6:15 AM
Ethereum Classic Price: Positive Momentum Continues Ahead of Coinbase ListingEthereum Classic Price: Positive Momentum Continues Ahead of Coinbase Listing
nulltx.com - August 6 at 10:21 AM
Crypto Mining Firm Argo Blockchain Listed on London Stock Exchange, Raises $32 MillionCrypto Mining Firm Argo Blockchain Listed on London Stock Exchange, Raises $32 Million
cointelegraph.com - August 4 at 5:06 PM
Ethereum Classic Price: Bulls Take Control for the Time BeingEthereum Classic Price: Bulls Take Control for the Time Being
nulltx.com - July 6 at 11:07 PM
Despite 2018 Bear Trend, Top Ten Crypto Markets of 2017 Gain Average of 170% in 12 MonthsDespite 2018 Bear Trend, Top Ten Crypto Markets of 2017 Gain Average of 170% in 12 Months
news.bitcoin.com - May 27 at 2:11 PM
First New-York Based Crypto Trading Company Receives BitLicenseFirst New-York Based Crypto Trading Company Receives BitLicense
cointelegraph.com - May 17 at 4:45 PM
Gemini Exchange to Add Zcash, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ethereum ClassicGemini Exchange to Add Zcash, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ethereum Classic
www.newsbtc.com - May 14 at 3:49 PM

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This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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