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What is Litebitcoin?

Litebitcoin is an experimental digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Litebitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority: managing transactions and issuing money are carried out collectively by the network. Litebitcoin Core is the name of open source software which enables the use of this currency.

For more information, as well as an immediately useable, binary version of the Litebitcoin Core software, see


Litebitcoin Core is released under the terms of the MIT license. See COPYING for more information or see

Development Process

The master branch is regularly built and tested, but is not guaranteed to be completely stable. Tags are created regularly to indicate new official, stable release versions of Litebitcoin Core.

The contribution workflow is described in


Name: LiteBitcoin

Ticker: LBTC

PoW Algorithm: Scrypt (before fork, latest block is 68000)

PoW Algorithm: Neoscrypt (after fork, start block is 68001)

Pow Algorithm: YescryptR32 (after 2 fork, start block is 95531)

Block Reward: 500 LBTC (before fork, latest block is 68000)

Block Reward: 125 LBTC (after fork, start block is 68001)

Address letter: 2

Multisig Address letter: 4

Maturity: 20 blocks

Difficulty Re-target: Every block

P2P Port: 19037

RPC Port: 19038

Total coin supply: 1 Billion Lite-Bitcoins