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