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Why did my consecutive days disappear?
Shouldn’t consecutive days measure from midnight to midnight in the user’s time zone?

I was on Stack Overflow around 5 p.m. on last Friday, then got back on around 9 p.m. Saturday. I was sad to see my consecutive days went back to 1. I was on for each day, but technically there was a 24 hour period that I was not on. So I was wondering if this is the correct way that it counts consecutive days (as 24 hours) or if it was a mistake?

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marked as duplicate by Pops, devinb, waiwai933, jjnguy, Ether Jul 26 '10 at 20:06

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Define "being on". – Ladybug Killer Jul 26 '10 at 19:23
Dupe:… – Pops Jul 26 '10 at 19:23
I just realized I could check your profile for your timezone; you're listed as US Eastern, so yes, you missed an "SO day" (equivalent to a UTC day) in there. – Pops Jul 26 '10 at 19:24
Related: my own equally-bad-but-in-a-different-way proposal. – Pops Jul 26 '10 at 19:25

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