Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information - USD ($)
$ in Billions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2022
Mar. 01, 2023
Jun. 30, 2022
Cover [Abstract]      
Document Type 10-K    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2022    
Document Transition Report false    
Entity File Number 001-33675    
Entity Registrant Name RIOT PLATFORMS, INC.    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code NV    
Entity Tax Identification Number 84-1553387    
Entity Address, Address Line One 3855 Ambrosia Street    
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 301    
Entity Address, City or Town Castle Rock    
Entity Address, State or Province CO    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 80109    
City Area Code (303)    
Local Phone Number 794-2000    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, no par value per share    
Trading Symbol RIOT    
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business false    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag true    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 0.6
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   166,979,322  
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Central Index Key 0001167419    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Auditor Firm ID 688    
Auditor Name Marcum LLP    
Auditor Location Los Angeles, CA