$257.137 -0.72%
Rank 10
Market Cap $17,164,514,155
24H Volume $7,554,185,072
Circulating Supply 66,752,415 LTC
Total Supply 66,752,415 LTC
Announced Oct 9, 2011
1H -0.36%
24H -0.72%
7D -6.58%
1M +40.4%
1Y +556%
All-Time High $375.286
% from ATH -31%
ATH Date Dec 19, 2017

What is Litecoin?

Litecoin is a peer-to-peer Internet currency that enables instant, near-zero cost payments to anyone in the world. Charlie Lee is the creator of Litecoin.

Litecoin Technical Details

Blockchain Own Blockchain
Consensus Proof of Work (PoW)
Block Time ~2.5 minutes
Hash Algorithm Scrypt
Org. Structure Semi-centralized
Development Status Working product
Open Source Yes
Hardware Wallet Yes

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Litecoin Team

Charlie Lee
Charlie Lee

Founder & Inventor

Xinxi Wang
Xinxi Wang

LTCFoundation, Founding member & Director

Franklyn Richards
Franklyn Richards

LTCFoundation, Founding Member | Director | Lead Designer

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