CIRCULAR NO: JMT/75/14                                                              

MOON FORECAST – SHABAAN 1435 A.H.

The forecast for the Crescent of 1st Shabaan 1435 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 9.41 p.m. on Wednesday 28th May 2014 i.e. 28th Rajab 1435 A.H.

On Thursday 29th May 2014 the age of the New Moon after the Sun has set is:     
 

Sunset

6.13 p.m.

Crescent age at Sunset

20 hours 33 minutes       

Moonset

6.56 p.m.

Time Duration

43 minutes

Crescent Elongation at Sunset      

09.47 degrees

Moon Altitude at Sunset

08.59 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 quite low on the horizon 20 degrees North of West, 2 degrees South of where the sun had set.
 
EXPECT 1st SHABAAN 1435 AH ON FRIDAY 30TH MAY 2014
 
Secretariat

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