The whole cruptocurrency community has been taking its breath watching the bitcoin price surge for the several days. However, just two days after achieving a historic high of over $5,000, the price has fallen below $4,300.
Bitcoin price chart on coindesk.com
According to the data provided by coindesk.com, Bitcoin started the session at $4,631, until around 07:00 UTC, when a sharp drop was observed taking the cryptocurrency to a low of $4,345 for the session.
At the time of writing, the price is about $4222 and Bitcoin's market capitalization is $69,850,102,721.
Bitcoin charts on coinmarketcap.com
The Bitcoin price fall corresponds to a general drop in the cryptocurrency markets. Thus, the data reveals that most digital assets are down today:
Cryptocurrency list on coinmarketcap.com
As shown, Ethereum is down 15.61%, Litecoin is down 15.61% and Monero has dropped 12.60%.