This caused a string of appalling price alerts, which showed that the BTC price had dropped to zero on CMC.
Of course, the pipe dream of all Bitcoin naysayers didn’t come to fruition, and the glitch was swiftly fixed.
At the time of writing, the top coin is trading at $10,212, according to Coin Stats data. Its dominance has dipped to 67.39 percent after multiple top altcoins posted massive price updates.
Ripple’s XRP and Stellar (XLM) are up by more than 17 percent and 18 percent respectively. Meanwhile, Ethereum, the biggest altcoin that briefly took the first place on CMC during Bitcoin’s exodus, has spiked 7.5 percent.