New Year’s Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe

Revelers celebrate the new year during a count-down event at the Summer Palace in Beijing on January 1, 2013.  AFP PHOTO / Ed Jones        (Photo credit should read Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Revelers celebrate the new year during a count-down event at the Summer Palace in Beijing on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Ed Jones (Photo credit should read Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)
Revelers set off firecrackers as they usher New Year in Manila on January 1, 2013.  Philippine officials on December 31, reported more injuries from fireworks as the emergency services braced for a night of thunderous and sometimes deadly merrymaking to usher in the new year.  AFP PHOTO/TED ALJIBE        (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Revelers set off firecrackers as they usher New Year in Manila on January 1, 2013. Philippine officials on December 31, reported more injuries from fireworks as the emergency services braced for a night of thunderous and sometimes deadly merrymaking to usher in the new year. AFP PHOTO/TED ALJIBE (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)
Indian sportsmen of Madan mohan malviya stadium, light candles to welcome the New Year in Allahabad on December 31, 2012.  Sydney kicked off a wave of dazzling firework displays welcoming in 2013, from Dubai to Moscow and London, with long-isolated Yangon joining the global pyrotechnics for the first time.  AFP PHOTO/ Sanjay KANOJIA        (Photo credit should read Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Indian sportsmen of Madan mohan malviya stadium, light candles to welcome the New Year in Allahabad on December 31, 2012. Sydney kicked off a wave of dazzling firework displays welcoming in 2013, from Dubai to Moscow and London, with long-isolated Yangon joining the global pyrotechnics for the first time. AFP PHOTO/ Sanjay KANOJIA (Photo credit should read Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYO        (Photo credit should read BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYO (Photo credit should read BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYO        (Photo credit should read BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYO (Photo credit should read BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYO        (Photo credit should read BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYO (Photo credit should read BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched from the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013. In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square.  AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh        (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched from the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013. In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square. AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year 2013 is shown on the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013. In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square.  AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh        (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe New Year 2013 is shown on the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013. In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square. AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched from the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013.  In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square.  AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh        (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched from the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013. In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square. AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched from the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013.  In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square.  AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh        (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched from the Taipei 101 building to mark the new year in Taipei on January 1, 2013. In line with the countdown will be a 188-second firework show to be presented by the Taipei 101, a 509-metre-high skyscraper and once the world's tallest building which is just hundreds of metres away from the city hall square. AFP PHOTO / Sam Yeh (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013.                     AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON        (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013.                     AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON        (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013.                     AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON        (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013.                     AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON        (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013.                     AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON        (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013.   AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON        (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON (Photo credit should read ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
People release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. Some 1,000 balloons were released in the air with the visitors wishes.   AFP PHOTO/ KAZUHIRO NOGI        (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe People release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. Some 1,000 balloons were released in the air with the visitors wishes. AFP PHOTO/ KAZUHIRO NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
People gather to release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on December 31, 2013. Some 1,000 balloons were released in the air with the visitors wishes.   AFP PHOTO/ KAZUHIRO NOGI        (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe People gather to release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on December 31, 2013. Some 1,000 balloons were released in the air with the visitors wishes. AFP PHOTO/ KAZUHIRO NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
People release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. Some 1,000 balloons were released in the air with the visitors wishes.   AFP PHOTO/ KAZUHIRO NOGI        (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
JAPAN-NEW YEAR People release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. Some 1,000 balloons were released in the air with the visitors wishes. AFP PHOTO/ KAZUHIRO NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.
Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.

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