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Remember that missile alert that sent the entire island of Hawaii into panic? Well those lovers of hard statistics over at PornHub have released an infographic showing how the alert affected their traffic over the course of that harrowing hour. As it turns out, people get really horny after they think they're gonna die, then don't.

On Tuesday, people in Japan with national broadcaster NHK's app installed on their phones were sent an alert urging them to take cover after a likely missile launch by North Korea. "NHK news alert. North Korea likely to have launched missile. The government J alert: Evacuate inside the building or underground," the notification read, according to CNN. It was a false alarm.