Crypto prices today: Bitcoin and other leading altcoins shed prices, top meme coins in the red

On 19 December, the crypto market was in the red as the majority of the top cryptocurrencies have been buying and selling with losses. Bitcoin dipped by 0.23%, whereas Ethereum tumbled by 0.74%.

New Delhi,UPDATED: Dec 19, 2022 11:34 IST

By Jasmine Anand:

On Monday, most of the cryptocurrencies did not register positive factors. The world’s largest crypto, Bitcoin, was buying and selling at $16,722.13, falling by 0.23 % over the final 24 hours. At the time of writing this text (1100 IST), the second largest crypto, Ethereum, dropped by 0.74 % and was valued at $1,181.75. Other leading coins like XRP tanked by 4.02 %, Cardano fell by 1.22 %, Polygon declined by 1.77 % and Litecoin decreased by 3.54 %.

However, cryptos like Toncoin gained 4.74 %, Monero was up by 0.60 %, and Cosmos elevated by 0.31 % and have been buying and selling at $2.69, $144.72, and $8.83, respectively.

Today, the international crypto market sank by 0.58 % since the earlier day and stood at $807.46 billion, whereas the complete crypto market quantity witnessed a decline of 12.69 % to $22.57 billion, as per the knowledge from Coinmarketcap.

Monday’s top gainers embrace XDC Network, and Toncoin, gaining by 5.30 % and 4.74 %, whereas XRP, NEAR Protocol, and Zilliqa have been amongst the top decliners, down by 4.02 %, 3.94 %, and 3.65 %, respectively.

Meme coins down

Popular meme coins, too, registered losses on Monday. Dogecoin was down by 2.44 % and was valued at $0.07756, whereas Shiba Inu misplaced 3.26 % and was buying and selling at $0.000008521 (at the time of writing).

Metaverse tokens in the red

Top metaverse tokens have been buying and selling with losses. Apecoin misplaced 0.15 %, The Sandbox dipped by 3.21 %, Axie Infinity was down by 1.25 % and Decentraland shed 2.75 %.

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