Bitcoin price failed to clear the $47,500 resistance zone and started a major decline. BTC declined heavily below the $46,000 and $45,000 levels. The bears even pushed the price below the $43,000 level. A low is formed near $42,505 and the price is now consolidating losses. After unsuccessful pullback, BTC now falls to a low near $42,500 again.
Bitcoin is trading below $43,000 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. An initial resistance is near the $43,200 level. The first major resistance on the upside is near the $44,000 level, Following $44,800.
Besides, there is a crucial bearish trend line forming with resistance near $46,800 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USDT pair. A clear move above the $44,800 resistance zone could send the price towards the trend line. The next major resistance is near the $45,600 pivot zone. A close above $45,600 is needed for a fresh increase in the near term.
If bitcoin fails to recover above $44,800, it could continue to move down. An immediate support is near the $42,500 zone. The first major support is near $42,500. A downside break below the $42,500 level could push the price further lower. In the stated case, the price may possibly decline towards the $41,000 level in the coming sessions. The next major support is near the $40,000 level.
Hourly MACD – The MACD is now gaining pace in the bearish zone.
Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI is well below the 50 level.
Major Support Levels – $42,500, followed by $41,000.
Major Resistance Levels – $43,200, $44,000 and $44,800.
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