Record number of daily users editing OSM: 7209

Posted by Rovastar on 14 May 2020 in English. Last updated on 25 May 2020.

Edit: new record 7209: Thursday, 14th May 2020

On Tuesday the 12th May 2020 there was a new record for daily users editing OSM when 6999 different users edited the map. (

There has been a gradual ramp up for a while after a dip from know doubt the Covid lockdown shock.

The previous record was 6897 users from way back on 26th January 2017 when mobile game PokemonGO first started using OSM for its maps in South Korea. (


Comment from Rovastar on 15 May 2020 at 07:06

And already the record has been broken yesterday (14th May 2020) was 7209 users.

Comment from CjMalone on 15 May 2020 at 23:51

That’s awesome news, hopefully more people are joining the project and stick around.

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