Bitcoin whales are out to play, as the price of BTC surges above $5,500.

In the last 10 hours, whales have moved 20,974 BTC, worth more than $116 million. The single biggest transfer, totaling 9,000 BTC worth $49.8 million, was from one unknown wallet to another.

Source: Whale-Alert.io

Whale watchers are tracking a total of seven transactions, with most of the BTC heading to unknown wallets.

One transfer of 1,200 BTC worth $6.7 million was sent from an unknown wallet to the crypto exchange Bitfinex, which indicates the crypto trader may be thinking about selling.

For the most part, the crypto market remains in the green, according to data compiled by Coin360. Bitcoin is up 5.29% at $5,584. Ethereum is up 2.47% at $174.10, and XRP is up 0.77% at $0.3259.

Source: Coin360.com

Technical analysts are mixed across the board on Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP and Litecoin, with $5,700 as the new level of near-term resistance for BTC.

Bitcoin

FXStreetBitcoin showing signs that bullish momentum has come to a halt

BlockonomiBTC price has most likely ended its 4th wave correction

Crypto Briefing$5,700 now the strongest form of near-term technical resistance

Ethereum

Live Bitcoin NewsETH bulls eyeing fresh 2019 high

Coinspeaker – ETH/USD approaches resistance at $178, reversal may occur

BlockonomiStart of much larger rally towards $200

XRP

FXStreetXRP/USD vital ascending trend line guiding the bulls

BlockonomiBTC rally could pump XRP above $0.3400

CoinCodexBulls appear to be gathering momentum on daily RSI

Litecoin

BlockonomiFresh upside above $85 on deck

FXStreetLTC/USD recovery capped by $80.00

Seeking AlphaLitecoin likely heading into consolidation and bearish territory

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This article was first seen on the Daily Hodl and can be found here: https://dailyhodl.com/2019/04/23/bitcoin-whales-move-20974-btc-as-crypto-market-heats-up-btc-xrp-ethereum-litecoin-forecast/