Bitcoin failed to clear the $39,500 resistance zone. There was a sharp decline below the $38,500 level and the 100 hourly simple moving average.
Besides, there was a break below a key rising channel with support near $38,250 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USDT pair. Bitcoin price traded below $36,000 and a low is formed near $34,332.
It is now consolidating losses and facing resistance near the $35,870 level. The next key resistance is near the $36,500 level. A clear move above the $36,500 resistance could send the price to $37,000. To gain bullish momentum, the price must settle above the $38,000 level.
If bitcoin fails to start a recovery wave above the $37,000 resistance zone, it could continue to move down. An immediate support on the downside is near the $34,600 zone. The next major support is seen near the $34,300 level. If there is a downside break below the $34,300 support zone, the price might gain bearish momentum towards $33,000.
Hourly MACD – The MACD is now slowing pace in the bearish zone.
Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI is below the 50 level.
Major Support Levels – $34,600, followed by $34,300.
Major Resistance Levels – $36,500, $37,000 and $38,000.
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