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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Countries Going Into Year 2017
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Cities Entering Year 2017
Sat 2:30 pmTonga and 2 moreKiritimati, Nukualofa, Apia, Neiafu
Sat 2:45 pmChatham Islands/New ZealandChatham Islands
Sat 3:30 pmNew Zealand with exceptions and 4 moreAuckland, Suva, Wellington, Fakaofo
Sat 4:30 pmSmall region of Russia and 6 moreAnadyr, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa, Majuro
Sat 5:30 pmMuch of Australia and 8 moreMelbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Sat 6:00 pmSmall region of AustraliaAdelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Sat 6:30 pmQueensland/Australia and 6 moreBrisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Sat 7:00 pmNorthern Territory/AustraliaDarwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Sat 7:30 pmJapan, South Korea and 4 moreTokyo, Seoul, Dili, Ngerulmud, Yakutsk
Sat 7:45 pmWestern Australia/AustraliaEucla
Sat 8:00 pmNorth KoreaPyongyang, Hamhung, Chongjin, Namp’o
Sat 8:30 pmChina, Philippines and 10 moreBeijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Sat 9:30 pmMuch of Indonesia and 8 moreJakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Sat 10:00 pmMyanmar and Cocos IslandsYangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Sat 10:30 pmBangladesh and 6 moreDhaka, Almaty, Bishkek, Thimphu, Astana
Sat 10:45 pmNepalKathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Sat 11:00 pmIndia and Sri LankaNew Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru
Sat 11:30 pmPakistan and 8 moreTashkent, Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi
Sun 12:00 midnightAfghanistanKabul, Kandahar, Mazari Sharif, Herat
Sun 12:30 amAzerbaijan and 8 moreDubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Sun 1:00 amIranTehran, Rasht, Esfahãn, Mashhad, Tabriz
Sun 1:30 amMoscow/Russia and 24 moreMoscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Khartoum
Sun 2:30 amGreece and 30 moreCairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Sun 3:30 amGermany and 43 moreBrussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Sun 4:30 amUnited Kingdom and 26 moreLondon, Casablanca, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra
Sun 5:30 amCabo Verde and 2 morePraia, Ponta Delgada, Ittoqqortoormiit
Sun 6:30 amRegions of Brazil and South Georgia/Sandwich Is.Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Brasilia
Sun 7:30 amRegions of Brazil, Argentina and 9 moreBuenos Aires, Santiago, Asuncion
Sun 8:00 amNewfoundland and Labrador/CanadaSt. John's, Mary's Harbour
Sun 8:30 amSome regions of Canada and 29 moreCaracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Sun 9:30 amRegions of USA and 13 moreNew York, Washington DC, Detroit, Havana
Sun 10:30 amRegions of USA and 9 moreMexico City, Chicago, Guatemala City
Sun 11:30 amSome regions of USA and 2 moreCalgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Sun 12:30 pmRegions of USA and 3 moreLos Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Sun 1:30 pmAlaska/USA and regions of French PolynesiaAnchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Sun 2:00 pmMarquesas Islands/French PolynesiaTaiohae
Sun 2:30 pmSmall region of USA and 2 moreHonolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Sun 3:30 pmAmerican Samoa and 2 moreAlofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Sun 4:30 pmMuch 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.