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.


Rabiut-Thani 1436 Announcements:

22JAN2015 (Start):

1 Saudi Arabia: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared by the Government from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

2 Turkey: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is by Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığıhas from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

3 SriLanka: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

4 United States: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

5 Canada: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

6 Morocco: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

7 United Kingdom: Moon was SIGHTED in Morocco so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

8 India: Moon was SIGHTED so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January.

 

9 Malaysia: 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January by JAKIM

 

10 Singapore: 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Thursday the 22nd of January by MUIS

 

23JAN2015 (Start):

 

1 South Africa: Moon was NOT SIGHTED so 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 is declared from Friday the 23rd of January.

 

2 Pakistan: Awaiting news

 

 

 


Rabiut-Thani 1436 Calculations:

20JAN2015:

The Astronomical New Moon (conjunction) is on January 20, 2015 (Tuesday) at 13:14 UTC. There is a slim (mathematical) possibility that the crescent moon may be seen (with an optical Aid) in some parts of North America.

 

1 Saudi Arabia: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Rabiut-Thani 1436 according to Umm al-Qura Calendar is likely to be from Wednesday the 21st of January 2015. This "sighting"isn't possible either by naked eye or telescope!

 

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21JAN2015:

 

1 Moon will be easily seen in many parts of the world.

 

2Turkey: Moon Sigting is NOT ATTEMPTED but 1st of Rabiul-Awwal 1436 according to Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığıhas is likely to be from Thursday the 22nd of January 2015.

 

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Country

City

Sighting Grade

1st of Rabiul-Awwal (likely)

Source

America

Chicago

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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America

Houston

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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America

Los Angeles

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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America

New York

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Argentina

Buenos Aires A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Bangladesh

Dhaka

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Brazil

Rio de Janeiro

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Brazil São Paulo A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office
Canada Toronto A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office
Canada Vancouver A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office
France Paris A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office
Germany Berlin A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office

India

Delhi

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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India

Kolkata

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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India

Mumbai

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Indonesia

Jakarata

B (Visible under perfect conditions)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Ireland

Dublin

A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Pakistan

Karachi

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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South Africa

Cape Town

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Spain

Madrid

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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SriLanka

Colombo

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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Switzerland

Geneva

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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United Kingdom

Birmingham

A (Easily Visible)

Thursday the 22nd of January 2015

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United Kingdom Glasgow A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office
United Kingdom London A (Easily Visible) Thursday the 22nd of January 2015 HM Nautical Almanac Office

 

22JAN2015:

1 Moon will be easily seen in the rest of the world.

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Country

City

Sighting Grade

1st of Rabiul-Awwal (likely)

Source

Australia

Melbourne

A (Easily Visible)

Friday the 23rd of January 2015

HM Nautical Almanac Office

Australia

Sydney

A (Easily Visible)

Friday the 23rd of January 2015

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New Zealand

Auckland

A (Easily Visible)

Friday the 23rd of January 2015

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