A profound Dive Into the Destroyed Terra Token Ecosystem and Impaired Apps (A Dark Day for Crypto)

1 31
Avatar for rashid2.0
2 years ago
Topics: Cryptocurrency, Luna

May 16, 2022 MONDAY

As i can see from few days the whole facebook is full of posts about LUNA Coin. everyone is talking about their loss and profits regarding LUNA. I also decided to write a blog on it because i am also a victim of the cuprit(LUNA).


aA screenshot from facebook
a person is cursing Luna in this Screen shot because he lost 3 million PKR in LUNA

Sponsors of rashid2.0

In the start of this a want to say special thanks to my wonderful sponsors wo are a great motivation for me, i appreciate your efforts in making me glad and for making my articles worthy, thanks again.

Following a few days of bloodshed, the two chief crypto assets constructed on top of the Terra block chain have dropped to momentous lows. LUNA has fallen to $0.00000100 per unit and the once-stable coin terrausd (UST) hit a truncated of $0.044 per coin. Next momentarily halting the Terra block chain and resurrecting it, the team has once again halted block production at block height 7,607,789. The team restarted the chain yet again at 8:46 a.m. (ET) and incapacitated onchain changeovers.

Do Kwon’s ‘Amusing Morning’ of De-Pegging Jokes Turn out to be a Frightening Truth

Five days ago people underway to get worried about the Terra-based stablecoin terrausd (UST) as a minor nonconformity from the $1 equivalence took place. At that time, gossips and conjecture about Terra’s stablecoin deteriorating started to blowout like wildfire. However, the Terraform Labs co-founder Do Kwon shrugged it off as an “amusing morning” and alleged that Terra critics were now “all poor.” Kwon unremitting to say that UST’s de-pegging at the time was no big deal, and the Terra public believed it as well.

Then the decentralized exchange (dex) Curve Finance perceived that there was important terrausd (UST) hawking happening on the trading platform. “Yesterday, someone ongoing vending UST en masse, so it underway to depeg,” the Curve Twitter account understood. “However, that was encountered with an inordinate confrontation, so the peg was reinstated. To get sufficient USD for that, a lot of ETH and stETH were sold also.” The Terra crew seemed to take things supplementary extremely at this point and the Luna Foundation Guard (LFG) explained that it was lending $1.5 billion in bitcoin (BTC) and terrausd (UST) to proficient market creators to protect the peg.

UST De-Pegging Alters into a Terrifying dream for Terra, Lunatics, and the Project’s Depositors

The community was very much more stunned at this point, and Anchor Protocol in progress to see important extractions. Anchor Protocol was once the third-largest decentralized finance (defi) protocol with close to $18 billion locked just before the disorder started. From May 5, up till today, Anchor’s total value locked (TVL) slithered from $18 billion to today’s $410 million. One more defi protocol that had acquaintance to Terra’s innate token LUNA was the liquid staking application Lido. On May 6, Lido had more than $18.6 billion and now, Lido now has around $8.95 billion sealed.

'A Dark Day for Crypto' — A Deep Dive Into the Obliterated Terra Token Ecosystem and Damaged Apps

The once-stable token terrausd (UST) is now altering hands for $0.094 per coin after attainment of a high of $0.84 the day prior. UST ruined to a low of $0.044 per unit unevenly 17 hours before writing this article. Though many digital currency trading platforms had close off Terra-based wallets, there are a scarce exchanges still permitting UST deposits. Currently, FTX is the most active UST exchange on Friday and the topmost trading pair with UST is tether (USDT). Tether indicates 37.88% of all UST trades and is trailed by BUSD (31.59%), USD (29.83%), EUR (0.47%), and USDC (0.31%).

Terra’s innate token LUNA has agonized even more so than UST, as it is trading well underneath a U.S. penny. LUNA’s 24-hour price range has been amid $0.04333980 and $0.00000100 per coin. Currently, it is not stress-free to sell LUNA as most exchanges are not accommodating deposits from the Terra chain. FTX today is LUNA’s greatest vigorous exchange and BUSD is the coin’s most full of life trading pair with 73.64% of all LUNA swaps. BUSD/LUNA pairs are trailed by USD (13.70%), USDT (10.42%), and BTC (0.87%).

Binance Founder States He’s Very Upset with How the UST/LUNA Incident Was Controlled, Terra Blockchain Temporarily Shuts Down Again

Following the deferment of LUNA and UST on Binance, the trading platform’s founder Changpeng Zhao, commonly known as CZ, said he was disenchanted in the Terra team.

“I am very disappointed with how this UST/LUNA incident was handled (or not handled) by the Terra team,” CZ tweeted on Friday. “

“We demanded their team to reinstate the system, burn the extra issued LUNA, and recover the UST peg. So far, we have not acquired any confident reply, or much response at all. This is in shrill difference to Axie Infinity, where the team took responsibility, had a plan, and were communicating with us proactively. And we helped.”

On Thursday, the Terra team frozen the blockchain and smeared a patch to the codebase before resuming. After the team restarted the system, at 10:13 p.m. (ET) on Thursday evening, the team once over still block manufacturing.

“The Terra blockchain has officially halted at block 7607789,”

The team tweeted.

“Terra Validators have halted the network to come up with a plan to reconstitute it.”

Then at 8:46 a.m. (ET) on Friday morning, the team proclaimed the chain was up and working again with some features incapacitated.

“The Terra blockchain has resumed block production,” the Terra team clarified.

“Validators have decided to disable on-chain swaps, and IBC channels are now closed. Users are encouraged to bridge off-chain assets, such as bETH, to their native chains. Note: Wormhole Bridge is currently unavailable.”

Afterward the tweet, the team held the Wormhole Bridge was available at 9:09 a.m. (ET). Terra Community Anticipates Reinstating a Snapshot of the Chain Preceding to Bout, Every Terra Token Built on the Network Agonized Huge Fatalities. Also, deliberations about start over the project have started to arise, and a Terra supporter has been talking about taking a snapshot of the chain beforehand the occurrence.

A Scrennshot Showing the details about listing anddelisting of luna coin , ::nSCREENSHOT FROM FACEBOOK

“The community is deciding on a new [Terra network], between restoring a snapshot prior to attack, removing TFL, fully collateralizing UST, and drafting [and] deliberating new mechanisms for LUNA. We must salvage the remaining value in the ecosystem [and] community and rebuild the right way,”

The Terra advocate called ‘Stablechen’ told his Twitter supporters. In addition to LUNA and UST, tokens constructed on top of Terra have all writhed a countless deal. The token anchor (ANC) has lost 94% against the USD this week, and Orion money (ORION) lost 93.4% in seven days.

Furthermore, Terra also had a number of tokens that signified exact fiat currencies like the Korean won (KRW). Terra’s terrakrw token has lost 85.4% in the last seven days, and the same can be supposed for Terra’s Australian dollar token. Terra even issued the IMF’s Special drawing rights (SDR) currency and artificial stock tokens as well, using Mirror Finance. Each single token built on top of Terra’s blockchain has been surprised to the fundamental and most are simply worthless. Currently, the web portal mirror.finance cannot be grasped as the site is down, and there’s roughly $39.5.17 million locked into the application.

In a note sent to Bitcoin.com News, Dan Ashmore, the crypto data analyst at Invezz.com, explains that the Terra blockchain fallout brought a lot of pain and grief.

“This is a dark day for crypto,”

Ashmore said in a statement.

  • People have vanished livelihoods.

  • Hundreds of platforms have gone belly up and

  • Years of building vanished.

  • College funds

  • Life savings,

  • Leveraged gambles – there is countless pain out there.

Watchdogs are watching, and this is certainly a step back. Obviously, it is also a failure of the decentralised and uncollaterised stable coin. A marvelous monetary experimentation has gone erratic and taken a big chunk of the market with it. Be safe.”


  • Terra,

  • Terra Blockchain,

  • Terra Implosion,

  • Terra Team,

  • Terra Validators,

  • Terrausd (UST),

  • TVL,

  • UST Anchor,

  • Blockchain halted,

  • Changpeng Zhao,

  • CZ, ,

  • Jokes,

  • lfg,

  • Lido,

  • luna foundation guard,

  • Reality,

  • Stablecoins,

  • Dan Ashmore,

  • De-pegging,

  • do kwon

What do you think about the problems Terra has seen during the last week? Let us know what you think about this subject in the comments section below.

Writer's Message

My content is free from plagiarism, i worked hard in finding the real figures to be added in my article, have read several articles to express the real concept behind the breakdown of luna and written this article in very simple way and in an understandable manner. All the blog is my own intellectual property, nothing is copied from anywhere except few quotations and the tweets that are quoted here. I hope you will love my hard work and i am expecting appreciations from you guys.

Thanks For Reading!!!

$ 1.40
$ 1.40 from @TheRandomRewarder
Sponsors of rashid2.0
Avatar for rashid2.0
2 years ago
Topics: Cryptocurrency, Luna


You are right about luna. It also destroyed my portfolio i have several articles on this heck coin

$ 0.00
2 years ago