Streamlit app deployed in streamlit cloud is still fetching the data from firestore even when the app has been closed


I have deployed a streamlit app in streamlit cloud which fetches data from firestore every 5 seconds inside a while loop. So roughly it fetches 720 reads in 1 hour. even after I have closed the webpage from my browser the app is still fetching data. After 2 hours of closing when I check the firestore quota its getting around 700 fetches every hour. Does the app run even when its closed?

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Hey @SSN, the app won’t run on its own if no one has it open

Thanks Caroline for the resposne. But I am not sure though then why my firestore database was getting fetched even after I closed the browser.
As a work around I have changed my code to a finite loop which has to be clicked again to start the loop.