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When does a day start on the Stack Exchange network?

Some badges (Enthusiast, Fanatic, Mortarboard) and voting limits are bound by and relate heavily to the concept of a day.

Do days correspond to calendar days? What time zone is used?

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Yes; a day starts at 00:00 UTC time. Marc Gravell explains so in his answer to this question.

All times (and timestamps) visible anywhere on Stack Exchange follow this time zone.

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