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Crypto market takes off again, Bitcoin still fighting at $5,000

After nearly 3 days of non-stop crypto hype, the cryptocurrency market took a short breather as buying pressure seemed to slightly subside across the board, however, today the crypto market seems to get ready to take off once again.
Crypto market takes off again, Bitcoin still fighting at $5,000
The world's most popular cryptocurrency lost much of its momentum at about $5,300, and has fallen to below resistance at $5,000 for much of the day.
Bitcoin is currently trading around $5,003, showing a minor gain of around 0.41% over the past 24 hours. Having hit a multi-month high of $5,303 on Thursday, BTC seems to be struggling to hold the $5,000 support, having dropped below the mark several times to date. Bitcoin's intraday low stands at $4,836.79.
Meanwhile, Bitcoin’s dominance on the market has been hovering around 50.3%, with a market cap of about $88 billion.
Out of the Top 20 coins by market cap, only two altcoins are seeing some declines over the day. Ranked 10th and 12th by market cap, Tether and Bitcoin SV are down around 0.25% each.
Ripple, the second-biggest altcoin, is shining in the Top 20 with an impressive gain of more than 9%, trading at $0.36 at writing time. The coin is still up around 9% over the past 7 days.
Tezos, ranked 19th, is the absolute leading coin in the Top 20 with more than 11%, trading at $1, with a market cap of almost $665 million.
In the top 100, the top 3 gainers are Aurora, Pundi X, and Repo, with impressive gains of 37.10%, 23.31%, and 20.80% respectively.
The top 3 losers out of the top 100 are Insight Chain, Dogecoin, KuCoin Shares.
The total market cap stands at $179 billion, according to Coinmarketcap.com

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