2020 New Year’s celebrations around the world

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New Year's 2020 celebrations

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House in the midnight display during New Year's Eve celebrations on January 1, 2020 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by James Gourley/Getty Images)

New Year's 2020 celebrations

Fireworks are seen exploding from the Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour and Sky Tower during the Auckland New Year's Eve celebrations on January 01, 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Steve Thomson/Getty Images for ATEED)

New Year's 2020 celebrations

Singapore awaits 2020 with curtain-raiser fireworks by Star Island as revellers join in the biggest countdown celebration at Marina Bay on December 31, 2019 in Singapore. (Photo by Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images)

New Year's Japan

People gather during the You Make Shibuya Countdown 2019-2020 event at Shibuya Crossing on December 31, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. The countdown event was held at the world's busiest crossing to celebrate the new year. (Photo by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images)

New Year's 2020 celebrations

Pro-democracy supporters wave flags and shout slogans during a countdown party in Tsim Sha Tsui district on New Year's eve on January 1, 2020 in Hong Kong, China. Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong continue their demands for an independent inquiry into police brutality, the retraction of the word "riot" to describe the rallies, and genuine universal suffrage. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)

New Year's 2020 celebrations

Fireworks illuminate the city's skyline during New Year's Eve celebrations on January 1, 2020 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)

New Year's 2020 celebrations

Revelers celebrate as they welcome the New Year during a countdown party at a mall on January 1, 2020 in Manila, Philippines. (Photo by Ezra Acayan/Getty Images)

New Year's 2020 celebrations

South Koreans perform on stage to celebrate New Years at the Bosingak pavilion on January 1, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

New Year's Eve Times Square

People wait to celebrate New Years eve in Times Square on December 31, 2019 in New York City. Because of the mild weather, a larger than usual crowd of people visiting from all over the world is expected to watch the ball drop. (Photo by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images)

New Year's celebration Germany

The Quadriga statue stands on the Brandenburg Gate during New Year's Eve fireworks on January 01, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Germany is ushering in the new year with anxieties over climate change and politics. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

New Year's Eve Paris

A general view of the Arc de Triomphe during the New Year's Celebration on the Champs-Elysees on December 31, 2019 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Ausset-Lacroix/Getty Images)

New Year's London

Fireworks explode over The Coca-Cola London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Elizabeth Tower near Parliament as thousands of revelers gather along the banks of the River Thames to ring in the New Year on January 1, 2019 in London, England. At the stroke of midnight, Big Ben rang in the new decade after being silent all year long for renovations. (Photo by Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images)

New Year Rio de Janeiro

Fireworks are seen on Copacabana beach during New Years Eve Celebration on January 1, 2020, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Wagner Meier/Getty Images)

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New Year's 2020 celebrations
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