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When Year 2023 Starts Around the World

With 38 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 2023 and which countries are first and last.

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Cities Entering Year 2023
Sat 2:00 pmChristmas Island/KiribatiKiritimati
Sat 2:15 pmChatham Islands/New ZealandChatham Islands
Sat 3:00 pmNew Zealand with exceptions and 6 moreAuckland, Suva, Wellington, Nuku'alofa
Sat 4:00 pmSmall region of Russia and 7 moreAnadyr, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa, Majuro
Sat 5:00 pmMuch of Australia and 7 moreMelbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Sat 5:30 pmSmall region of AustraliaAdelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Sat 6:00 pmQueensland/Australia and 6 moreBrisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Sat 6:30 pmNorthern Territory/AustraliaDarwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Sat 7:00 pmJapan, South Korea and 5 moreTokyo, Seoul, Pyongyang, Dili, Ngerulmud
Sat 7:15 pmWestern Australia/AustraliaEucla
Sat 8:00 pmChina, Philippines and 10 moreBeijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Sat 9:00 pmMuch of Indonesia, Thailand and 7 moreJakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Sat 9:30 pmMyanmar and Cocos IslandsYangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Sat 10:00 pmBangladesh and 6 moreDhaka, Almaty, Bishkek, Thimphu
Sat 10:15 pmNepalKathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Sat 10:30 pmIndia and Sri LankaNew Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru
Sat 11:00 pmPakistan and 9 moreTashkent, Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi
Sat 11:30 pmAfghanistanKabul, Kandahar, Mazari Sharif, Herat
Sun 12:00 midnightAzerbaijan and 8 moreDubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Sun 12:30 amIranTehran, Rasht, Esfahãn, Mashhad, Tabriz
Sun 1:00 amMoscow/Russia and 21 moreMoscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Nairobi
Sun 2:00 amGreece and 32 moreCairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Sun 3:00 amGermany and 45 moreBrussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Sun 4:00 amUnited Kingdom and 24 moreLondon, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra, Reykjavik
Sun 5:00 amCabo Verde and 2 morePraia, Ponta Delgada, Ittoqqortoormiit
Sun 6:00 amPernambuco/Brazil and South Georgia/Sandwich Is.King Edward Point, Fernando de Noronha
Sun 7:00 amMost of Brazil, Argentina and 9 moreBuenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Santiago
Sun 7:30 amNewfoundland and Labrador/CanadaSt. John's, Mary's Harbour
Sun 8:00 amSome regions of Canada and 29 moreCaracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Sun 9:00 amRegions of USA and 14 moreNew York, Washington DC, Detroit, Havana
Sun 10:00 amRegions of USA and 9 moreMexico City, Chicago, Guatemala City
Sun 11:00 amSome regions of USA and 2 moreCalgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Sun 12:00 noonRegions of USA and 4 moreLos Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Sun 1:00 pmAlaska/USA and regions of French PolynesiaAnchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Sun 1:30 pmMarquesas Islands/French PolynesiaTaiohae
Sun 2:00 pmSmall region of USA and 2 moreHonolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Sun 3:00 pmAmerican Samoa and 2 moreAlofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Sun 4:00 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, 2023

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