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1980 Moon Forecast – Shabaan 1440 AH

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MOON FORECAST – SHABAAN 1440 A.H.

The forecast for the Crescent of 1st Shabaan 1440 A.H. is as follows: – (Please note that the forecast is based for Dar-es-Salaam and all timings are D’Salaam local time, other towns in the West should make necessary adjustments depending upon the time of sunset).

The birth of the Astronomical New Moon is at 11.52 a.m. on Friday 5th April 2019 i.e. 29th Rajab 1440 A.H.

On Friday 5th April 2019, the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:

Sunset 6.26 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 06 hours 34 minutes
Moonset 6.44 p.m.
Time Duration 18 minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset 05.10 degrees
Moon Altitude at Sunset 03.62 degrees

SIGHTING IS NOT POSSIBLE

On Saturday 6th April 2019, the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:

Sunset 6.25 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 30 hours 34 minutes
Moonset 7.25 p.m.
Time Duration 1 hour 00 minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset 14.58 degrees
Moon Altitude at Sunset 13.53 degrees

SIGHTING IS POSSIBLE

The best time to observe the crescent is when the sun is 5 degrees below the horizon at 7.02 p.m., when the crescent will Insha’Allah be 9 degrees North of West, 3 degrees North of where the sun had set.