When Year 2019 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 2019 and which countries are first and last.

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Cities Entering Year 2019
Mon 6:00 amSamoa and Christmas Island/KiribatiKiritimati, Apia, Salelologa (Savai'i)
Mon 6:15 amChatham Islands/New ZealandChatham Islands
Mon 7:00 amNew Zealand with exceptions and 5 moreAuckland, Suva, Wellington, Nukualofa
Mon 8:00 amSmall region of Russia and 6 moreAnadyr, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa, Majuro
Mon 9:00 amMuch of Australia and 8 moreMelbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Mon 9:30 amSmall region of AustraliaAdelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Mon 10:00 amQueensland/Australia and 6 moreBrisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Mon 10:30 amNorthern Territory/AustraliaDarwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Mon 11:00 amJapan, South Korea and 5 moreTokyo, Seoul, Pyongyang, Dili, Ngerulmud
Mon 11:15 amWestern Australia/AustraliaEucla
Mon 12:00 noonChina, Philippines and 10 moreBeijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Mon 1:00 pmMuch of Indonesia, Thailand and 7 moreJakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Mon 1:30 pmMyanmar and Cocos IslandsYangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Mon 2:00 pmBangladesh and 6 moreDhaka, Almaty, Bishkek, Thimphu, Astana
Mon 2:15 pmNepalKathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Mon 2:30 pmIndia and Sri LankaNew Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore
Mon 3:00 pmPakistan and 8 moreTashkent, Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi
Mon 3:30 pmAfghanistanKabul, Kandahar, Mazari Sharif, Herat
Mon 4:00 pmAzerbaijan and 8 moreDubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Mon 4:30 pmIranTehran, Rasht, Esfahãn, Mashhad, Tabriz
Mon 5:00 pmMoscow/Russia and 22 moreMoscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Nairobi
Mon 6:00 pmGreece and 31 moreCairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Mon 7:00 pmGermany and 46 moreBrussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Mon 8:00 pmUnited Kingdom and 23 moreLondon, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra, Reykjavik
Mon 9:00 pmCabo Verde and 2 morePraia, Ponta Delgada, Ittoqqortoormiit
Mon 10:00 pmRegions of Brazil and South Georgia/Sandwich Is.Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Brasilia
Mon 11:00 pmArgentina, regions of Brazil and 9 moreBuenos Aires, Santiago, Asuncion
Mon 11:30 pmNewfoundland and Labrador/CanadaSt. John's, Mary's Harbour
Tue 12:00 midnightSome regions of Canada and 28 moreCaracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Tue 1:00 amRegions of USA and 14 moreNew York, Washington DC, Detroit, Havana
Tue 2:00 amRegions of USA and 9 moreMexico City, Chicago, Guatemala City
Tue 3:00 amSome regions of USA and 2 moreCalgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Tue 4:00 amRegions of USA and 4 moreLos Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Tue 5:00 amAlaska/USA and regions of French PolynesiaAnchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Tue 5:30 amMarquesas Islands/French PolynesiaTaiohae
Tue 6:00 amSmall region of USA and 2 moreHonolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Tue 7:00 amAmerican Samoa and 2 moreAlofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Tue 8:00 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, 2019

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