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Satoshi just moved his coins for the first time in 11 years?

May 20, 2020

A Bitcoin (BTC) address that has raised 50 BTC from a mining bonus has just shown the first sign of activity since February 2009. Just a month after creating Bitcoin.

According to data from Blockchair.com, management has transferred its entire mining reward from 17XiVVooLcdCUCMf9s4t4jTExacxwFS5uh 50 BTC on two different purses.

Satoshi just moved his coins for the first time in 11 years?
Satoshi just moved his coins for the first time in 11 years?

Source: Blockchair.com

Of these, 40 BTC are in a direction that appears to be changing. The remaining 10 BTCs were sent to a multi-sig address, as shown by their start number.

From here, the transaction chain becomes more difficult to track because the BTC has been broken down into almost dozen parts in a complex chain of results.

Is it Satoshi?

The original wallet contained a ‘coinbase’ transaction that generated 50 BTC and was mined on February 9, 2009.

It is known in the community that Satoshi’s “fortune” spreads to many different purseseach of which contains a Coinbase transaction.

At that time, only three people knew about Bitcoin: Satoshi, the late Hal Finney, and Martti Malmi.

Theories about the possible ownership of these funds include Finney and Malmi’s wife, but Satoshi is also a likely candidate. The complex transaction chain suggests that the undersigned is trying to hide the funds’ goal.

It is also theoretically possible, but extremely unlikely, that an external actor roughly enforced the private key of this wallet.

The story will be updated as more information is entered.