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.

Shawwal 1438 Calculations:

Wifaqul Ulama Announcement for British Muslims:

Wifaqul Ulama urges Muslims in Britain to attempt to sight the Moon for Shawwal 1438 on the evening of Saturday the 24th of June 2017. This will be the 29th of Ramadhan 1438. Moon sighting results should be reported to Wifaqul Ulama,  you can notify us via our Email, Twitter, Facebook or by calling +447956589613

FAQ about Moon Sighting

Shawwal 1438 Sighting

Quick (Country) Glance:

Shawwal 1438 Sighting Possibility
24th of June

25th of June
Australia x Impossible  Easy
Canada   Difficult   Easy
Chile Possible  Easy
India N/A  Easy
Indonesia x Impossible  Easy
Malaysia x Impossible  Easy
Morocco x Impossible   Easy
Pakistan N/A  Easy
Saudi Arabia x Impossible   Easy
Sri Lanka
x Impossible  Easy
South Africa x Impossible   Easy
Turkey x Impossible   Easy
United Kingdom x Impossible   Easy
United States Possible   Easy

United Kingdom, Morocco and South Africa:

New Moon Birth & Sighting on June 24, 2017

The Astronomical New Moon (conjunction) is on Saturday June 24, 2017 at 02:32 UTC. There is possibility of moonsighting in the Americas


Sighting on June 25, 2017

Easily seen in many parts of the world.



Shawwal 1438 Announcements:

Start of Shawwal 1438 on June 25, 2017


1 Saudi Arabia: Awaiting News


2 Turkey: Din Hizmetleri Genel Müdürlüğü is showing Shawwal 1438 from the Sunday 25th of June 2017. There is no Moon sighting at all.


3 United States: Awaiting News


4 Canada: Awaiting News


Start of Shawwal 1438 on June 26, 2017


1 AustraliaAwaiting News


2 Sri Lanka: Awaiting News


3 (North) India: Awaiting News


4 Pakistan: Awaiting News


5 (South) India: Awaiting News


6 FranceAwaiting News


7 ItalyAwaiting News


8 Morocco (Source 2): Awaiting News


9 United KingdomAwaiting News


10 New Zealand: Awaiting News


11 IndonesiaAwaiting News


12 South Africa: Awaiting News


13 Brunei: Awaiting News


14 Oman: Awaiting News


15 Malaysia: Awaiting News


16 Singapore: Awaiting News