Question: What Is The Longest Time Difference?

Which part of the world is furthest ahead in time?

KiribatiThe Line Islands that are part of Kiribati are in the world’s farthest forward time zone, UTC+14:00.

The time of day is the same as in the U.S.

state of Hawaii (UTC-10.00), but the date is one day ahead.

The time is 26 hours ahead of some other islands in Oceania such as Baker Island, which uses UTC−12:00..

Are any countries 24 hours apart?

Though, sadly for the Americans, it left American Samoa marooned, only 70km away but 24 hours apart (25 in summer). And then there’s the Republic of Kiribati, which became independent in 1979 by combining three colonies – the UK’s Gilbert Islands, and the Phoenix and Line Islands from the US.

Which country has the most time difference?

FranceThe country with the most time zones is France, mostly due to its various territories around the world. These time zones are: UTC−10:00 — most of French Polynesia.

Which country is last in time?

American Samoa becomes last place in the world to enter 2020 Clocks struck midnight in the South Pacific islands at 11am UK time today – 25 hours after the first place in the world entered 2020.

Which country is first in time?

New Year 2020: New Year is first celebrated on the small Pacific island nations of Tonga, Samoa, and Kiribati. New Zealand follows next in celebrating the New Year, followed by Australia, Japan, and South Korea, while the last place to celebrate New Year is Bakers Island.