Bitcoin Price Index (24h)

Last updated on Aug 24, 2016 at 03:36 BST. Based on the following values:

USD
Bitstamp $578.97
OKCoin $577.29
Coinbase $581.20
itBit $580.45
CNY
BTC China ¥3,857.91
OKCoin ¥3,863.92
Huobi ¥3,865.04

USD -0.31%

$579.48

CNY -0.2%

¥3,862.29

EUR

€512.75

GBP

£439.62

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