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Rank #1693
Feathercoin Price (FTC)
Feathercoin (FTC)
$0.007001355820 5.3%
0.00000029 BTC 3.0%
3,349 people like this
$0.006496839760
24H Range
$0.007321601795
Market Cap $1,817,339
24 Hour Trading Vol $493.49
Circulating Supply 259,918,778
Total Supply 336,000,000
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Feathercoin Price Chart (FTC/USD)

Last updated 08:04PM UTC. Currency in USD.

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5.3%
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10.8%
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1 FTC = $0.007001355820

FTC Price Statistics

Feathercoin Price Today
Feathercoin Price $0.007001355820
24h Low / 24h High $0.006496839760 / $0.007321601795
7d Low / 7d High $0.005461442882 / $0.012761425938
Trading Volume $493.49
Market Cap Rank #1693
Market Cap $1,817,339
Market Cap Dominance 0%
Volume / Market Cap 0.0003
All-Time High $1.29 -99.5%
Nov 30, 2013 (over 8 years)
All-Time Low $0.002125255893 229.0%
Apr 10, 2015 (over 7 years)

FTC Price Today

Feathercoin price today is $0.007001355820 with a 24-hour trading volume of $493.49. FTC price is up 5.3% in the last 24 hours. It has a circulating supply of 260 Million FTC coins and a total supply of 336 Million. If you are looking to buy or sell Feathercoin, BTX is currently the most active exchange.

What was the highest price for Feathercoin?

Feathercoin hit an all time high of $1.29 on Nov 30, 2013 (over 8 years).

What was the lowest price for Feathercoin?

Feathercoin had an all time low of $0.002125255893 on Apr 10, 2015 (over 7 years).

What was the 24 hour trading volume of Feathercoin?

The 24 hour trading volume of Feathercoin is $493.49.

Where can Feathercoin be traded?

You can trade Feathercoin on BTX, CREX24, and Bittrex. Popular trading pairs for Feathercoin in the market includes FTC/USD, FTC/CAD, FTC/EUR, FTC/PHP, FTC/INR, and FTC/IDR.

Feathercoin (FTC or ₣) is an open source cryptocurrency, published under the license of MIT / X11.1, based on the Litecoin protocol. On 16 April 2013 Feathercoin successfully forked from Litecoin by the creation of its genesis block. As a cryptocurrency, creation and transfer of coins is based on an open source cryptographic protocol (the blockchain) and is not managed by any central authority. The hashing algorithm chosen for Feathercoin was the Proof-of-Work NeoScrypt, which had premiered on Phoenixcoin. NeoScrypt is 25% more memory intense, which makes it less feasible to create ASICs for it.

The main programmer is Peter Bushnell, at the time running the information technology for the Brasenose College of Oxford University. He explained his motivation for developing the coin in an interview with Vitalik Buterin. One month after launching Feathercoin, Peter Bushnell left his job as head of IT at the Brasenose College of Oxford University and lived off his Litecoin savings. Feathercoin was launched on 16th April 2013 and as developed by Peter Bushnell. It was forked from Litecoin, with the aim of making Feathercoin what Litecoin was supposed to be: a faster, more secure, and stable version of Bitcoin.

The consensus mechanism is based on the Proof of Work (PoW) concept. The Feathercoin network runs on the NeoScrypt hashing algorithm, making it much easier and faster to mine. Feathercoin enjoyed rapid adoption by users soon after its launch, gaining immense popularity, and establishing itself as a worthy contender in a BTC/LTC dominated market.

Feathercoin can be mined using either processors (CPUs) or graphics cards (GPUs). Due to the hashing algorithm of FTC, it cannot be mined with an ASIC card. Mining software is available for download at their official site. Wallets for FTC can be found over at their official website, including both desktop and mobile wallets..

While the paper money you are used to carrying around is (or can be) stored in a physical wallet, cryptocurrencies, like all digital currencies, have to be stored in a software-based digital wallet. Although you will find links to feathercoin wallets throughout the web, the only safe way to know that you're downloading the latest and correct version is by scrolling to the bottom of the coin's official home page and selecting the button for your particular operating system. Feathercoin wallets are available for Android, Linux, macOS and Windows platforms.

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