Etherium Classic ETC

Last Update:
21 minutes ago
$22.23 8.5% 24H
9,792,161.5 IRR
Market Volume
30,956,214,623,097,197,000 IRR
1,881,765,951,583.1 ETC
Market Cap
31,440,864,607,051,220 IRR
Circulating Supply
144,411,604 ETC
Min & Max Price
11,271,575 IRR
Global Volume
26,188,400 ETC


Ethereum Classic (ETC) is a decentralized, open-source blockchain network that operates on a proof-of-work (PoW) consensus mechanism. It is a continuation of the original Ethereum blockchain that was created in 2015 by Vitalik Buterin. However, Ethereum Classic emerged after a contentious hard fork in 2016, which occurred as a result of a disagreement within the Ethereum community over how to handle a large-scale hack that resulted in the theft of millions of dollars worth of Ether (ETH).

History of Ethereum Classic:

In July 2016, an attacker exploited a vulnerability in a smart contract called the DAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organization) that was built on the Ethereum blockchain. The attacker was able to siphon off more than 3.6 million ETH, which was worth approximately $50 million at the time. To recover the stolen funds, the Ethereum community proposed a hard fork that would reverse the hack and return the funds to their original owners. However, a group of Ethereum users opposed the hard fork, arguing that it violated the principles of decentralization and immutability. As a result, Ethereum Classic was born, as a continuation of the original Ethereum blockchain.

Ethereum Classic Features:

Ethereum Classic is a decentralized blockchain network that allows developers to build and deploy smart contracts and decentralized applications (DApps). It is fully compatible with the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) and can execute smart contracts written in Solidity, the most popular programming language for creating smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain. Ethereum Classic also supports the creation and deployment of ERC-20 tokens, which are the most widely used tokens on the Ethereum network.

Ethereum Classic Market:

As of March 2023, Ethereum Classic is the 27th largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, with a market cap of approximately $4 billion. The price of ETC has experienced significant volatility since its inception, with a peak price of over $140 in December 2017, followed by a steep decline to below $5 in December 2018. However, the price has since recovered, and ETC has seen steady growth in the past year.

Ethereum Classic Mining:

Like Ethereum, Ethereum Classic uses a proof-of-work consensus mechanism, which means that miners compete to solve complex mathematical problems in order to add new blocks to the blockchain and earn rewards in ETC. The mining algorithm used by Ethereum Classic is Ethash, which is memory-hard and requires a significant amount of computational power to solve. As a result, mining ETC can be energy-intensive, but there are ongoing efforts to develop more energy-efficient mining solutions.

Energy Consumption:

The energy consumption required to mine Ethereum Classic is significant, due to the computational power required to solve the Ethash algorithm. However, Ethereum Classic has recently announced plans to transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanism, which would significantly reduce the energy consumption required to maintain the network.

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Token Info

Etherium Classic Price: $22.23
Price Change: 8.5% 24H 17.97% 7D


Etherium Classic Local Markets in Iran

Source Price %24h %7d Volume (24h) Confidence Liquidity Last Update
RabinCash 0 IRR 0% 0% 670,842,274 IRR
5/10 19 minutes ago
Ramzinex 11,238,293 IRR 5.5% 0% 9,559,826,419 IRR
7/10 19 minutes ago
Wallex 11,155,960 IRR 7.01% 16.06% 10,392,927,115 IRR
6/10 19 minutes ago
BitPin 11,010,700 IRR 0.05% 0% 42,075,125,700 IRR
7/10 19 minutes ago
Nobitex 11,249,500 IRR 8.17% 0% 47,280,847,256 IRR
8/10 19 minutes ago
Huluex 11,271,575 IRR 8.29% 0% 5,116,509,795 IRR
5/10 19 minutes ago
Exbito 11,224,594 IRR 8.33% 0% 30,956,214,424,070,377,000 IRR
6/10 19 minutes ago
Tabdeal 11,186,670 IRR 8.27% 0% 83,930,741,252 IRR
6/10 19 minutes ago