CIRCULAR NO: JMT/127/18                                                     

MOON FORECAST – MAHE RAMADHAN 1439 A.H.

The forecast for the Crescent of 1st Mahe Ramadhan 1439 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 1.49 p.m. on Tuesday 15th May 2018 i.e. 28th Shabaan 1439 A.H.
 
On Wednesday 16th May 2018, the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:

Sunset 6.13 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 27 hours 26 minutes     
Moonset 7.20 p.m.
Time Duration 1 hour 07 minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset      15.01 degrees
Moon Altitude at Sunset 14.17 degrees

SIGHTING IS POSSIBLE

The best time to observe the crescent is when the sun is 5 degrees below the horizon at 6.31 p.m., when the crescent will Insha’Allah be 6 degrees North of West, 1 degree South of where the sun had set.
 
EXPECT 1st MAHE RAMADHAN 1439 AH ON THURSDAY 17TH MAY 2018.
 
 
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