When Year 2018 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 2018 and which countries are first and last.

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Cities Entering Year 2018
Sun 7:00 amTonga and 2 moreKiritimati, Nukualofa, Apia, Neiafu
Sun 7:15 amChatham Islands/New ZealandChatham Islands
Sun 8:00 amNew Zealand with exceptions and 4 moreAuckland, Suva, Wellington, Fakaofo
Sun 9:00 amSmall region of Russia and 6 moreAnadyr, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa, Majuro
Sun 10:00 amMuch of Australia and 8 moreMelbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Sun 10:30 amSmall region of AustraliaAdelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Sun 11:00 amQueensland/Australia and 6 moreBrisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Sun 11:30 amNorthern Territory/AustraliaDarwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Sun 12:00 noonJapan, South Korea and 4 moreTokyo, Seoul, Dili, Ngerulmud, Yakutsk
Sun 12:15 pmWestern Australia/AustraliaEucla
Sun 12:30 pmNorth KoreaPyongyang, Hamhung, Chongjin, Namp’o
Sun 1:00 pmChina, Philippines and 10 moreBeijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Sun 2:00 pmMuch of Indonesia and 8 moreJakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Sun 2:30 pmMyanmar and Cocos IslandsYangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Sun 3:00 pmBangladesh and 6 moreDhaka, Almaty, Bishkek, Thimphu, Astana
Sun 3:15 pmNepalKathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Sun 3:30 pmIndia and Sri LankaNew Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru
Sun 4:00 pmPakistan and 8 moreTashkent, Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi
Sun 4:30 pmAfghanistanKabul, Kandahar, Mazari Sharif, Herat
Sun 5:00 pmAzerbaijan and 8 moreDubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Sun 5:30 pmIranTehran, Rasht, Esfahãn, Mashhad, Tabriz
Sun 6:00 pmMoscow/Russia and 24 moreMoscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Khartoum
Sun 7:00 pmGreece and 30 moreCairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Sun 8:00 pmGermany and 43 moreBrussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Sun 9:00 pmUnited Kingdom and 26 moreLondon, Casablanca, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra
Sun 10:00 pmCabo Verde and 2 morePraia, Ponta Delgada, Ittoqqortoormiit
Sun 11:00 pmRegions of Brazil and South Georgia/Sandwich Is.Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Brasilia
Mon 12:00 midnightRegions of Brazil, Argentina and 9 moreBuenos Aires, Santiago, Asuncion
Mon 12:30 amNewfoundland and Labrador/CanadaSt. John's, Mary's Harbour
Mon 1:00 amSome regions of Canada and 29 moreCaracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Mon 2:00 amRegions of USA and 13 moreNew York, Washington DC, Detroit, Havana
Mon 3:00 amRegions of USA and 9 moreMexico City, Chicago, Guatemala City
Mon 4:00 amSome regions of USA and 2 moreCalgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Mon 5:00 amRegions of USA and 3 moreLos Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Mon 6:00 amAlaska/USA and regions of French PolynesiaAnchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Mon 6:30 amMarquesas Islands/French PolynesiaTaiohae
Mon 7:00 amSmall region of USA and 2 moreHonolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Mon 8:00 amAmerican Samoa and 2 moreAlofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Mon 9:00 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, 2018

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

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