Zcash Halving in approximately
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Zcash Halving is the event where the number of Zcash Block Reward Subsidy per block will be halved (divided by 2).
The total number of ZEC mined by miners per block will reduce from 12.5 ZEC to 6.25 ZEC in the next halving at block 1,046,400.
Other than the decrease in Block Reward Subsidy, the next Zcash halving will also see the sunsetting on the Zcash Founder's Reward.
Zcash halving is block interval specific, this means that the halving will occur once the blockchain reached a certain block interval. As per the Zcash Blossom Upgrade, the halving block interval has been delayed to block 1,046,400. Based on current estimates of 75 seconds per block, the halving should occur during November 2020.
If you are a trader, expect volatility during this period.
If you are a miner, expect to earn lower mining rewards.