The website as well as the mobile application of the leading United States cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase are down as the price of the leading asset Bitcoin [BTC] is now approaching near to $17k, within striking distance of its all-time high of $19,665 set earlier in the year 2017.
Updated [Nov. 16, 22:35 UTC]: consistent with the Coinbase status page, the incident was resolved at 22:27 UTC.
Coinbase has suffered a number of outages during busy trading periods this year including earlier on 27th Oct.
The outage comes at a time when Bitcoin [BTC, +2.88%] has been fast approaching new highs not seen since 7th Jan 2018.
However, at the reporting time, Bitcoin is trading a price of around $16,727.29 USD, which is 2.87% up over the past 24 hours.