CIRCULAR NO: JMT/107/14                                             

The forecast for the Crescent of 1st Rabi-ul-Awwal is as follows: - (Please note that the forecast is based for Dar-es-Salaam and all timings are Dar-es-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 4.37 a.m. on Monday 22nd December 2014 i.e. 29th Safar 1436 A.H.
 
On Monday 22nd December, the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:

Sunset 6.37 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 14 hours 01 Minute
Moonset 7.04 p.m.
Time Duration 27 Minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset 08.32 degrees
Crescent Altitude at Sunset 05.20 degrees

 SIGHTING IS NOT POSSIBLE
 
On Tuesday 23rd December, the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:

Sunset 6.38 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 38 hours 021 Minutes
Moonset 8.01 p.m.
Time Duration 1 hour 24 Minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset 21.04 degrees
Crescent Altitutude at Sunset 18.32 degrees

 SIGHTING IS POSSIBLE

The best time to observe the crescent is when the sun is 5 degrees below the horizon at 6.56 p.m., when the crescent will Insha’Allah be 15 degrees South of West, 9 degrees north of where the sun had set.

EXPECT 1ST RABI-UL-AWWAL 1436 A.H. ON WEDNESDAY 24TH DECEMBER 2014.
 
 
Secretariat


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