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How does SO calculate email hash?

I'm not sure how sensitive this piece of information is considered (don't throw stones), but I was wondering how SO calculates the email hash. We want to check if certain people for which we have the ...
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Issue with changed gravatar icon. Changed after asking a question

My gr-avatar changed. Read that it was a hash of email address. However it's the same as last time. Is the hashing case sensitive? e.g. SomeEmail@SomeDomain.com is different from someemail@somedomain....
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Include email address hash in the data dump files

Hi all, I am working on what I think will prove to be a very exciting project with the SO data dump data and would like to use user avatars but alas I need each user's email address, well their email ...