|Market Cap||Volume||Available Supply|
|$3.62 B||$2.23 B||63.92 M LTC|
Litecoin (LTC) current price is $56.35 with a marketcap of $3.62 B. Its price is -3.26% down in last 24 hours.
Originally released in October of 2011, by an ex-Google employee and ex Engineering Director @Coinbase, Charlie Lee.
When looked at its technical details, it's very similar to bitcoin.
The main difference is the speed of blocks created, LTC is 2,5 minutes and BTC is 10 minutes.
The project is under the MIT/X11 license.
Litecoin first breached 1 Billion market capitalization in November 2013.