Questions tagged [stardate]

A fictional system of tracking time used in the Star Trek films and television series. The digits used may have been arbitrarily chosen by script writers and do not necessarily follow a sequencial pattern.

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Do they still use days of the week or months in the era of Stardates?

I understand how the stardate system works in Star Trek and it doesn't really lend itself to casual conversation ("see you on star date 41645", as opposed to "see you on Monday") or recurring events ...
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What is the earliest stardate mentioned by a character?

In all the series and movies, what is the earliest stardate mentioned by a character? This question is specifically about a stardate spoken by someone visible on screen, just off screen or a voice ...
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Who standardized Stardate throughout the galaxy?

In Delphic Expanse, Degra sent a coded message to Enterprise NX-01 containing a stardate for when Enterprise should rendezvous with Degra's ship. T'Pol was able to calculate that the given stardate ...
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How to convert Stardate to Gregorian calendar date? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do stardates work? The accepted answer to this question: How do stardates work? has some points, but still I have difficulties in conversion. For example, I have found ...
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How do stardates work?

I’ve seen various answers to how stardates relate to real dates. But is there a general consensus on the correct/most valid answer that holds for all of the various media?