When Year 2017 Starts Around the World

With 39 different local times in use, it takes 26 hours for the New Year to encompass all time zones. Find out in which order they enter 2017 and which countries are first and last.

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Midnight Fri-SatSamoa and Christmas Island/KiribatiKiritimati, Apia, Salelologa (Savai'i)
Sat 12:15 AMChatham Islands/New ZealandChatham Islands
Sat 1:00 AMNew Zealand with exceptions and 5 moreAuckland, Suva, Wellington, Nukualofa
Sat 2:00 AMSmall region of Russia and 6 moreAnadyr, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa, Majuro
Sat 3:00 AMMuch of Australia and 7 moreMelbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Sat 3:30 AMSmall region of AustraliaAdelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Sat 4:00 AMQueensland/Australia and 6 moreBrisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Sat 4:30 AMNorthern Territory/AustraliaDarwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Sat 5:00 AMJapan, South Korea and 4 moreTokyo, Seoul, Dili, Melekeok, Yakutsk
Sat 5:15 AMWestern Australia/AustraliaEucla
Sat 5:30 AMNorth KoreaPyongyang, Hamhung, Chongjin, Namp’o
Sat 6:00 AMChina, Philippines and 11 moreBeijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Sat 7:00 AMMuch of Indonesia and 8 moreJakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Sat 7:30 AMMyanmar and Cocos IslandsYangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Sat 8:00 AMBangladesh and 6 moreDhaka, Almaty, Bishkek, Thimphu, Astana
Sat 8:15 AMNepalKathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Sat 8:30 AMIndia and Sri LankaNew Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru
Sat 9:00 AMPakistan and 8 moreTashkent, Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi
Sat 9:30 AMAfghanistanKabul, Kandahar, Mazari Sharif, Herat
Sat 10:00 AMAzerbaijan and 8 moreDubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Sat 10:30 AMIranTehran, Rasht, Esfahãn, Mashhad, Tabriz
Sat 11:00 AMMoscow/Russia and 24 moreMoscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Khartoum
Sat 12:00 NoonGreece and 30 moreCairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Sat 1:00 PMGermany and 43 moreBrussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Sat 2:00 PMUnited Kingdom and 26 moreLondon, Casablanca, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra
Sat 3:00 PMCabo Verde and 2 morePraia, Ponta Delgada, Ittoqqortoormiit
Sat 4:00 PMRegions of Brazil and South Georgia/Sandwich Is.Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Brasilia
Sat 5:00 PMRegions of Brazil, Argentina and 9 moreBuenos Aires, Santiago, Asuncion
Sat 5:30 PMNewfoundland and Labrador/CanadaSt. John's, Mary's Harbour
Sat 6:00 PMSome regions of Canada and 29 moreCaracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Sat 7:00 PMRegions of USA and 13 moreNew York, Washington DC, Detroit, Havana
Sat 8:00 PMRegions of USA and 9 moreMexico City, Chicago, Guatemala, Dallas
Sat 9:00 PMSome regions of USA and 2 moreCalgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Sat 10:00 PMRegions of USA and 3 moreLos Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Sat 11:00 PMAlaska/USA and regions of French PolynesiaAnchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Sat 11:30 PMMarquesas Islands/French PolynesiaTaiohae
Midnight Sat-SunSmall region of USA and 2 moreHonolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Sun 1:00 AMAmerican Samoa and 2 moreAlofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Sun 2:00 AMMuch of US Minor Outlying IslandsBaker Island, Howland Island

Above is a chronological list of when the world's different countries arrive at midnight on New Year's Eve and enter January 1, 2017

The times can be changed to any time zone by clicking on the icon in the first column.

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