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Auto-downloads of docker image?

Recently I uploaded a docker image to docker hub on a public registry.
I did not share this registry with anyone. My username and reg aren’t exactly popular projects to be following.
Despite this, I noticed my image got 6k downloads in a few days.

Is there a good reason for this? Are docker images archived by Docker Hub or did a bunch of people accidentally download my image?

If it has a recognizable name similar to or same as a popular software that many people search for, they could find it and try it. The other reason I can think of and which happened to me I guess, that you use a CI/CD tool which automatically downloads this image as a base and when the environment is deleted, the next build can pull the same image again. Or someone else did the same and accidentally downloads or downloaded your image in a loop