The first Bitcoin halving took place on 28 November 2012. The reward paid for blocks created before the halving was 50 BTC, while the prize decreased to 25 BTC after the halving. Halving in BTC takes place every four years.
What are the dates of Bitcoin Halving?
The dates of Bitcoin Halving vary according to the number of blocks created. The first halving took place on 28 November 2012, while the next halving and block rewards are shown below:
•On July 9, 2016, the second halving took place and the block award decreased to 12.5 BTC.
•On May 11, 2020, the third halving took place and the block award decreased to 6.25 BTC.