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To an American civilian, there's only one other number like it; to a solider there is that one and two more as well.

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This came to me while I was trying to fall asleep and staring at something

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The numbers all "fit together" with no spaces on a digital clock. 833 is the other "civilian" number; 1333 works on 24-hour time.

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  • $\begingroup$ There's a second one that works for military, but since I didn't ask that, you still get the check. $\endgroup$
    – Foon
    Oct 11, 2017 at 15:08
  • $\begingroup$ @Foon But then 0133 does not fit this rule for military time, correct? $\endgroup$
    – MikeQ
    Oct 11, 2017 at 16:42
  • $\begingroup$ True, but 033 (which is what I thought at least some clock shows as opposed to 0033) does $\endgroup$
    – Foon
    Oct 11, 2017 at 16:48

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