The number of lightning network channels continues to decline, down 7.6% in the past 30 days

According to data, the number of lightning network nodes continues to rise, while the number of channels and network carrying capacity continue to decline. At present, the number of nodes supporting the network has reached 8,871, which has increased by 4.62% in the past 30 days, while the number of channels is 34,604, which has decreased by 7.60% in the past 30 days. The lightning network carrying capacity is currently 948.47 BTC, which is about 880.38 million US dollars.