Bitcoin Forum
December 05, 2016, 04:45:09 PM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.13.1  [Torrent].
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Block Explorer show different difficulty in block details and getdifficulty  (Read 549 times)
happyuser
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2


View Profile
June 24, 2011, 04:15:04 PM
 #1

Hello,

http://blockexplorer.com/q/getdifficulty returns 1379223.4296725

Block details shows:

Difficulty: 1379192.288228 ("Bits": 1a0c2a12)

Why they are different and which one is correct?
1480956309
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1480956309

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1480956309
Reply with quote  #2

1480956309
Report to moderator
1480956309
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1480956309

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1480956309
Reply with quote  #2

1480956309
Report to moderator
1480956309
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1480956309

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1480956309
Reply with quote  #2

1480956309
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1480956309
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1480956309

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1480956309
Reply with quote  #2

1480956309
Report to moderator
chungy
Jr. Member
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 38


View Profile
June 24, 2011, 04:18:11 PM
 #2

The first link is the current difficulty on the network, the specific block details you linked was the difficulty when the block was generated.

For example, the genesis block shows a difficulty of 1 Smiley
bansal
Jr. Member
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 56



View Profile
June 24, 2011, 04:37:38 PM
 #3

The first link is the current difficulty on the network, the specific block details you linked was the difficulty when the block was generated.

For example, the genesis block shows a difficulty of 1 Smiley

Difficult of 1, if only I had known about bitcoin back then...  Cheesy
happyuser
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2


View Profile
June 24, 2011, 05:22:37 PM
 #4

Yes, but at the time I made the post this was the last block and the current difficulty. I think that they should match.
And the difference between them is just 31.1414445.
Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!