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

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