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09 May 2011, Guttenberg, New Jersey - "Farewell to a new day will move from Cape Mulinuu (Sawaii, Samoa) to Cape Taputapu (American Samoa)", Alexander Krivenyshev, WorldTimeZone.com

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Cape Mulinuu (Sunset Point), X marks the western most tip of Samoa and last spot in the world where you can watch the sun set each day (before December 2011). Savai'i, Samoa.
Photo Alexander Krivenyshev, WorldTimeZone.com

Cape Mulinuu Sunset Point X marks the western most tip of Samoa and last spot in the world where you can watch the sun set each day. Savaii Samoa Photo Alexander Krivenyshev WorldTimeZone
Farewell to a new day will move from Cape Mulinuu (Sawaii, Samoa) to Cape Taputapu (American Samoa).

For many years, rocky point at the western most tip of Samoa (Sawaii) near Tufutafoe village was the very last piece of land in the world to farewell any day- Cape Mulinuu (Sunset Point).

Cape Mulinuu Sunset Point Samoa Sawaii Alexander Krivenyshev
Cape Mulinuu (Sunset Point), X marks the western most tip of Sawaii, Samoa
Photo Alexander Krivenyshev, WorldTimeZone.com


On December 29, 2011 Samoa (Apia) plans to change its timezone from UTC-11 to UTC+13 thus the country will be to the west of the International Dateline, bringing its clocks to the same time as Tonga (UTC+13) and closer to New Zealand, Australia, Fiji.

Old International Dateline and New International Dateline
Old and New International Dateline.

American Samoa (Pago Pago) will be 24 hours behind new Samoa clock.

Cape Taputapu - the most western point of American Samoa will become the last spot in the world where you can watch the sun set on each day.

Cape Taputapu American Samoa photo Alexander Krivenyshev WorldTimeZone
Cape Taputapu, American Samoa
Photo Alexander Krivenyshev, WorldTimeZone.com


New International Dateline from WorldTimeZone.com
New International Dateline- approximate (WorldTimeZone.com)

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