On 6 August the number of active gcd Lightning Network (LN) in the core network of bitcoin crossed the mark of 3,000, and the number of open channels was 11 200.

#LightningNetwork https://t.co/Q0CaYRhLWD observed:
3,029 nodes
11,200 channels
97.572 BTC capacity ($691,407.86)

2,265 public nodes
2,115 nodes with channels
149 opened channels, 191 channels closed in 24h#Lightning #LN #bitcoin $BTC

— Lightning Network statistics ⚡ (@LNstats) August 6, 2018.

The amount of information at Lightning-channels the funds thus amounted to 97,67 BTC ($691 407), which is less than the end of July, when users collectively passed the 100 BTC.

It is noteworthy that the Noda website Shitcoin.com which a month ago was controlled 51% of the funds is now responsible for only 0.002 per cent.

Data 1ML.com

We will remind, earlier it became known that the blockchain-the Exodus from HTC smartphone will support the Network Protocol Lightning and Litecoin.