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Bitcoin Difficulty Chart

The Bitcoin difficulty chart plots a visual representation of the historical Bitcoin difficulty target increases and decreases over time up to the current Bitcoin block.

BTC Difficulty: 83.68 T
Bitcoin Block Height: 848,869

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Current Bitcoin Difficulty

The current BTC difficulty is 83.68 T at block 848,869, resulting in a Bitcoin mining difficulty decrease of -0.01% in the last 24 hours.

Current Bitcoin Difficulty
83.68 T
(83,675,262,295,060.00)

The Bitcoin difficulty chart plots the Bitcoin difficulty target over time and the current Bitcoin difficulty (BTC diff) target. Including a historical data graph visualizing BTC mining difficulty chart values with Bitcoin difficulty jumps and adjustments (both increases & decreases) defaulted to today with timeline options of 1 day, 1 week, 1 month, 3 months, 6 months, 1 year, 3 years, and all time.

Bitcoin Difficulty Adjustment
Bitcoin Difficulty Retarget Cycle 421

Block Height 848,736
Block Height 848,868
Block Height 850,752
2,016 Block Cycle
Bitcoin Mining Progress: 6.55% / 100%

Next Bitcoin Difficulty Adjustment

The next Bitcoin difficulty adjustment is estimated to take place on Jul 04, 2024 10:21:34 PM UTC decreasing the Bitcoin mining difficulty from 83.68 T to 80.59 T, which will take place in 1,884 blocks, about 13 days, 14 hours, and 2 minutes from now.

Bitcoin Next Difficulty Date
Thursday
Jul 04, 2024
10:21:34 PM UTC
Bitcoin Next Difficulty Estimate
80.59 T
3.69%
(in 1,884 blocks ~ 13 d 14 h 2 m)
Bitcoin Block Time Average
10.38 minutes (avg)
(Block Time Target 10 minutes)

The Bitcoin mining network is currently running 0.38 minutes slower than expected.

Bitcoin Difficulty Increase

The BTC mining difficulty increase average in the last 24 hours is -0.01% at block 848,869 on the Bitcoin blockchain network. In the last 7 days the Bitcoin difficulty increase was -0.05%, with the increase in the last 30 days being 0.59%, and the last 90 days is -0.32%.


-0.01%
1 Day

-0.05%
7 Days

0.59%
30 Days

-0.32%
90 Days
Bitcoin Block Difficulty Height
BLOCK: 848,869
Last Bitcoin block mined
Current Bitcoin Difficulty
83,675,262,295,060.00
Bitcoin Difficulty Algorithm is SHA-256

The Bitcoin difficulty data levels are calculated using the daily difficulty average data points in the Bitcoin difficulty graph.

Bitcoin Difficulty History for the Last 120 Days

Date Bitcoin Difficulty Level
06/21/2024 83,675,262,295,060.00000000
06/20/2024 83,679,733,269,101.37630662
06/19/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/18/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/17/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/16/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/15/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/14/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/13/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/12/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/11/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/10/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/09/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/08/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/07/2024 83,716,654,861,185.00000000
06/06/2024 83,774,564,872,303.98954703
06/05/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
06/04/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
06/03/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
06/02/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
06/01/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
05/31/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
05/30/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00104166
05/29/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
05/28/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00104166
05/27/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
05/26/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
05/25/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00104166
05/24/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00104166
05/23/2024 84,381,461,788,831.00000000
05/22/2024 83,182,608,150,339.74930555
05/21/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/20/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/19/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/18/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/17/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/16/2024 83,148,355,189,239.99861111
05/15/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/14/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/13/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/12/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/11/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/10/2024 83,148,355,189,240.00000000
05/09/2024 83,974,327,844,165.50000000
05/08/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
05/07/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00555555
05/06/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
05/05/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
05/04/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
05/03/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
05/02/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
05/01/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
04/30/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
04/29/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00555555
04/28/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00277777
04/27/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
04/26/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
04/25/2024 88,104,191,118,793.00000000
04/24/2024 87,538,270,777,146.85486111
04/23/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/22/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/21/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/20/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/19/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/18/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/17/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/16/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/15/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/14/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/13/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/12/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/11/2024 86,388,558,925,171.00000000
04/10/2024 84,406,707,267,530.20138888
04/09/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/08/2024 83,126,997,340,024.99861111
04/07/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/06/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/05/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/04/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/03/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/02/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
04/01/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
03/31/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
03/30/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
03/29/2024 83,126,997,340,025.00000000
03/28/2024 83,226,761,417,965.24930555
03/27/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/26/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/25/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/24/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/23/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/22/2024 83,947,913,181,361.99826388
03/21/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/20/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/19/2024 83,947,913,181,361.99826388
03/18/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/17/2024 83,947,913,181,362.00000000
03/16/2024 83,947,913,181,361.99652777
03/15/2024 83,947,913,181,361.99826388
03/14/2024 83,947,913,181,361.99651567
03/13/2024 79,446,992,403,016.68680555
03/12/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/11/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/10/2024 79,351,228,131,136.99855072
03/09/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/08/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/07/2024 79,351,228,131,136.99930555
03/06/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/05/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/04/2024 79,351,228,131,136.99930555
03/03/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/02/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
03/01/2024 79,351,228,131,137.00000000
02/29/2024 81,016,375,636,564.12430555
02/28/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000
02/27/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000
02/26/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000
02/25/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000
02/24/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000
02/23/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000
02/22/2024 81,725,299,822,043.00000000

What is Bitcoin difficulty?

Bitcoin mining difficulty determines how difficult it will be to mine the next block and this is why it is referred to as the difficulty of Bitcoin mining.

Bitcoin difficulty is a measure of how many hashes (statistically) must be generated to find a valid solution to solve the next Bitcoin block and earn the mining reward.

As you can see in the Bitcoin difficulty chart above, the Bitcoin Difficulty makes adjustments often.

Furthermore, the mining difficulty also keeps the block generation in line with the set block time, or the amount of time that should statistically pass between each block.

As more hashing power is added to the Bitcoin mining network, the difficulty must increase to ensure blocks are not being generated too quickly.

In order for the blocks to be generated consistently, the difficulty must be increased or decreased, this is called a difficulty re-target.

On a difficulty re-target block (every block or every number of blocks), the difficulty is increased if the previous blocks where generated faster than the specified block time and decreased if the previous blocks where generated slower than the specified block time.

All that said, given a constant hashrate, when the BTC mining difficulty increases you earn less mining rewards due to the overall increase in the total Bitcoin network hashrate.

Given, the frequent changes in Bitcoin difficulty adjustments up and down, use our Bitcoin mining calculator to calculate Bitcoin mining profits.

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