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