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Where in the world are you?

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In what time zone do you live?

UTC-8 Pacaific Standard Time (or west of it)
9
9%
UTC-7/6 Mountain/Central Standard Time
8
8%
UTC-5 Eastern Standard Time
20
21%
UTC-4 Atlantic Standard Time (or east of it)
1
1%
UTC±0 West European Time (UK)
12
13%
UTC+1 Central European Time (Spain, Germany, Sweden,..)
19
20%
UTC+2 East European Time (or east of it)
6
6%
UTC+8 China Standard Time
5
5%
UTC+9 Japan Standard Time (^^)
10
10%
UTC+10 Australian Standard Time (or east of it)
6
6%
 
Total votes : 96

Where in the world are you?

Postby Chase » Sat 11.22.2008 8:47 pm

Being new here I have no idea if this has been done before, but it would be interesting to know where everyone is.
I've split this up in time zones, hope I made no mistakes there :?

Also, there's frappr - a site that allows users to share their locations. It got a little silent about this website in the past few years, but maybe there already is a group for this community. If not, I created one. Would be cool to have an overview there as well.
Well, it's almost 2am in *my* timezone now - では、お休みなさい!
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby clay » Sat 11.22.2008 9:08 pm

Neat idea. I just said 'hello all' from Florida in the Frappr map.
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby becki_kanou » Sat 11.22.2008 11:28 pm

It says under my avatar, but I'm in Hyogo Japan. It's in the Kansai region, near Osaka, Kyoto, Wakayama and Tottori. Our capital is Kobe.
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby peterlij » Sun 11.23.2008 6:29 am

中国の瀋陽から「こんにちは」。
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby gabi in japan » Sun 11.23.2008 7:13 am

i'm in adelaide, australia.
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby Kenitai » Mon 11.24.2008 10:56 am

Simpelveld... :oops: The Netherlands.
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby Chase » Mon 11.24.2008 1:46 pm

Well if that number of votes is representative, people here are pretty much spread around the world. That's awesome :D
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby two_heads_talking » Mon 11.24.2008 2:40 pm

I'm one of the 4 (so far) living in the Eastern United STates..
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby chikara » Mon 11.24.2008 7:20 pm

UTC+10 Australian Standard Time (or east of it)

That would be New Zealand :P
UTC+10 is the east coast of Australia so most of Australia (land mass, not population) is west of UTC+10.

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My base time is UTC+9:30 (Australian Central Standard Time) but we are currently on Summer Time (Daylight Saving). No valid option for me in the poll :(

Added myself to the Frappr map.
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby phreadom » Mon 11.24.2008 7:33 pm

Am I the only one who can't see the maps? They all say "Image unavailable". :(

EDIT: Hrm... not only that, but it doesn't support kana/kanji either. :(

Looks like frappr is in need of a major overhaul. :P
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby clay » Mon 11.24.2008 7:52 pm

This might make a good poll for the front page. Do you mind if I steal the idea? Maybe more people would see it there.
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby Dehitay » Mon 11.24.2008 8:50 pm

phreadom wrote:Am I the only one who can't see the maps? They all say "Image unavailable". :(

EDIT: Hrm... not only that, but it doesn't support kana/kanji either. :(

Looks like frappr is in need of a major overhaul. :P


Some problem. Is there a way to force load all the maps so I can see where the pins go? Though I can understand why they only allow the roman alphabet
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby CerpinTaxt » Tue 11.25.2008 2:46 am

Well guess I'm the only one from the West coast (so far)
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby Dustin » Tue 11.25.2008 3:39 am

I am also from the West coast!

I am originally from BC, in Canada. Right now I live in Calgary, as you may have guessed...

I am actually moving back to BC at the end of the month, is it too late to change my username?
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Re: Where in the world are you?

Postby tōkai devotee » Tue 11.25.2008 6:30 am

Dustin wrote:
Right now I live in Calgary, as you may have guessed...



Gosh, Dustin, I always thought Calgary was your family name!! :wink:
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