03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

011110 Binary: Converter Calculator Reveals Meaning Behind Binary

Wondering what 011110 binary means?

This is a popular question today based on today's date, Jan. 11, 2010, or 01/11/10.

Based on a binary system converter calculator, 011110 is the equivalent of the number 30.

For those who don't know, binary is defined as "a system of numerical notation to the base 2, in which each place of a number, expressed as 0 or 1, corresponds to a power of 2."

Jan. 11, 2010 does not just have binary significance. It is also a palindrome in date form (01/11/10) -- written the same backwards as it is forwards. This also happened on Jan. 2, 2010 as 01/02/2010.