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Monthly Moon Sighting & Islamic Months

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This page will Insha'Allah track moon sighting across various countries and will be updated monthly with the current and next month's moon sighting details and information.


Rabiul-Awwal 1436 Calculations:

22DEC2014:

The Astronomical New Moon is on December 22, 2014 (Monday) at 01:36 UTC:36 UTC and the crescent moon may be seen in Western Africa, South America, Central America and North America.

 

1 Saudi Arabia: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Rabiul-Awwal 1436 according to Umm al-Qura Calendar is likely to be from Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014. This "sighting"isn't possible either by naked eye or telescope!

 

2Turkey: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Rabiul-Awwal 1436 according to Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığıhas is likely to be from Tuesday the 23rd of December2014. This "sighting"isn't possible either by naked eye or telescope!

 

Country

City

Sighting Grade

1st of Rabiul-Awwal (likely)

Source

America

Chicago

A (Easily Visible)

Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

America

Houston

A (Easily Visible)

Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014

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America

Los Angeles

A (Easily Visible)

Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014

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America

New York

A (Easily Visible)

Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014

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Canada

Toronto

A (Easily Visible)

Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014

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Canada

Vancouver

A (Easily Visible)

Tuesday the 23rd of December 2014

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23DEC2014:

The Astronomical New Moon will be easily seen in many parts of the world.

 

Country

City

Sighting Grade

1st of Rabiul-Awwal (likely)

Source

Argentina

Buenos Aires

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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Australia

Melbourne

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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Australia

Sydney

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

Bangladesh

Dhaka

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

Brazil

Rio de Janeiro

D (Need optical Aid to find moon)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

Brazil São Paulo A (Easily Visible) Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014 HM Nautical Almanac Office

India

Delhi

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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India

Kolkata

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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India

Mumbai

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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Indonesia

Jakarata

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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Ireland

Dublin

A (Easily Visible) Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014 HM Nautical Almanac Office

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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New Zealand

Auckland

B (Visible if conditions perfect)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

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Pakistan

Karachi

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

South Africa

Cape Town

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

South African Astronomical Observatory

SriLanka

Colombo

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

United Kingdom

Birmingham

A (Easily Visible)

Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014

HM Nautical Almanac Office

United Kingdom Glasgow A (Easily Visible) Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014 HM Nautical Almanac Office
United Kingdom London A (Easily Visible) Wednesday the 24rd of December 2014 HM Nautical Almanac Office

 

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Safar 1436 Announcements:

23NOV2014 (Start):

1 Saudi Arabia: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Safar is declared according to Umm al-Qura Calendar from Sunday the 23rd of November. This "sighting" wasn't possible either by naked eye or telescope!

24NOV2014 (Start):

 

1 Turkey: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Safar is declared according by Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığıhas from Monday the 24th of November. There isn't much in terms of actual moon sighting attempts in Turkey for any months!

 

2 South Africa: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Monday the 24th of November.

 

3 United Kingdom: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Monday the 24th of November.

 

4 United States: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Monday the 24th of November.

 

5 Canada: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Monday the 24th of November.

 

6 Pakistan: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Monday the 24th of November.

 

7 Morocco: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Monday the 24th of November.

 

25NOV2014 (Start):

 

1 India (Gujarat): Moon was NOT SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Tuesday the 25th of November.

 

2 SriLanka: Moon was NOT SIGHTED so 1st of Safar is declared from Tuesday the 25th of November.