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The Captain []

Bitcoin Lightning Network Node

Capacity: ~19.879 BTC / Public Channels: 171

Connection: Clearnet / Tor
Rank: 9 / Platinum
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Purchase inbound channel capacity from our node The Captain [] and pay with on-chain bitcoin or lightning invoice. The service will keep the channel open for at least 30 days and longer if it remains active.

The Captain [
Last seen about 1 year ago · Joined almost 3 years ago is now selling inbound channels from this node. We have a web interface where you can select your channel capacity, input your node pubkey, and pay your invoice via on-chain or lightning. Min channel size is 100k sats and max is 25M. We plan to increase the maximum channel size in the future. The fee is 50bps (0.5%) + channel opening/closing fees. Channels will be kept open for at least 1 month and longer if there is any activity.

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Hubness Rank: 64

Weighted for channel sizes: 112

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Hopness Rank: 134

Weighted for channel sizes: 5666

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Betweenness Rank: 86

Weighted for channel sizes: 42

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Latest News

The Captain []

This bitcoin lightning network node identified by the pubkey: 0202e7727ee46d943a44c7bf0dce14220a839630dee67d03446bf935178b55a0df also known by the alias: The Captain [] is accessible on the lightning network address: 0202e7727ee46d943a44c7bf0dce14220a839630dee67d03446bf935178b55a0df@ and 0202e7727ee46d943a44c7bf0dce14220a839630dee67d03446bf935178b55a0df@iadck5wgznejqno2s3faynj7kp776qbcq7kws2gwxieeawgk3hqszmyd.onion:9735 .

The node has 171 channels, and a total channel capacity of: 1,987,880,398 Satoshis, which is equivalent to ~19.879 BTC. The node's hex color is #ff0000. The information regarding this node and it channels has been updated last on 2024-06-22 06:41:26 UTC.

This node page has been claimed by user: The Captain [ and has been verified through a digital signature as well. The user has created their account almost 3 years ago, and has been last seen about 1 year ago.

The user has participated in 52 swaps on LightningNetwork+. The node operator has opened 51 channels to LN+ users through Swaps. The user has received 47 positive ratings from other users.

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