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Is my local time considered in daily rep cap, or numbers of votes?

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As Kop has said, the rep cap (etc) is based on UTC. However, your comments suggest you think you're in CET - but no countries are currently observing CET. Central Europe is generally observing CEST, which is UTC+2.

You haven't specified your location, but assuming you live somewhere which is CET in winter, and you've recently gone onto summer time by advancing your clock by 1 hour, you're now in UTC+2. That means the "rep day" starts at your local 2am.

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Oh dear - somebody asked a "timezone" question with Jon in the room. This could take a while... ;-p (said in jest, people) –  Marc Gravell Apr 11 '10 at 22:13

We live in UTC land.

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What is UTC compared to CET ? en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UTC_%28disambiguation%29 –  stacker Apr 11 '10 at 21:42
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I know the first word in the acronym is Unicorn, but I can't get the rest :P –  HAL 9000 Apr 11 '10 at 21:42
    
@Stacker - CET is UTC+1 timeanddate.com/library/abbreviations/timezones/eu/cet.html –  ChrisF Apr 11 '10 at 21:58
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Unicorn Coordinated Time. Even unicorns need a bit of coordination from time to time. –  Pëkka Apr 11 '10 at 22:33

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