CIRCULAR NO: JMT/03/16                                                                                                                                                                            

MOON FORECAST – MAHE RAMADHAN 1437 A.H.

The forecast for the Crescent of 1st Mahe Ramadhan 1437 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 6.01 a.m. on Sunday 5th June 2016 i.e. 29th Shaban 1437 A.H.
 
On Sunday 5th June 2016 the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:

Sunset 6.14 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 12 hours 13 minutes       
Moonset 6.44 p.m.
Time Duration 31 minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset        07.42 degrees
Moon Altitude at Sunset 06.16 degrees


SIGHTING IS NOT POSSIBLE

On Monday 6th June 2016 the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:         

Sunset 6.14 p.m.
Crescent age at Sunset 36 hours 13 minutes       
Moonset 7.44 p.m.
Time Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Crescent Elongation at Sunset        20.10 degrees
Moon Altitude at Sunset 19.25 degrees


SIGHTING IS POSSIBLE


The best time to observe the crescent is when the sun is 5 degrees below the horizon at 6.32 p.m., when the crescent will inshaaAllah be 22 degrees North of West, 1 degree South of  where the sun had set.

 
EXPECT 1st MAHE RAMADHAN 1437 AH ON TUESDAY 7TH JUNE 2016
 
 
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