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Solo Bitcoin miner manages to solve block and gets $218k worth in rewards

CKpool developer Con Kolivas reported on that a solo miner managed to solve Bitcoin's 841,286th block and got 3.433 BTC in rewards (approximately $218,544).

A Bitcoin block is solved every 10 minutes and this event has only occurred 282 times in the network's 10 year history. Your chance of solving a block as a solo miner is roughly 0.02%.


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