Crescent Moon Photos of 1 Muharram 1446 AH

Crescent moon photo from California, USA taken on Saturday evening, 6 July 2024 CE (Kasam Ali).

The islamic new year has come with the sighting of the new crescent moon that marks 1 Muharram 1446 AH. The first photos of the crescent moon of Muharram 1446 AH were reported on Saturday evening, 6 July 2024 CE.… Continue Reading

Collection of Crescent Moon Photos of 1 Dhulhijjah 1445 AH

Foto bulan sabit 1 Dzulhijah 1445 H dari Tapanuli, Indonesia pada hari Jumat, 7 Juni 2024 M (BMKG).

The hilal sighting process, or observing the new moon marking the beginning of Dzulhijah, has been conducted in various countries on Thursday and Friday. Reports from Saudi Arabia indicate that the new moon of 1 Dzulhijah 1445 AH was sighted… Continue Reading

Crescent Moon Photos of 1 Jumadal Akhirah 1445 AH

Photograph of a thin crescent moon against orange sky of Laudium, South Africa on Wednesday, 13 December 2023. This crescent marks the start of islamic month, 1 Jumadal Akhirah 1445 AH.

Dear readers, in this post we will share some photos of the first crescent moon for the month of Jumadal Akhirah 1445 AH. As previously noted in our post: When does 1 Jumadal Akhirah 1445 start, the hilaal or crescent… Continue Reading

Crescent Moon Photos of Muharram 1445 AH

Crescent moon photo of 1 Muharram 1445 AH from Jordan on Tuesday evening seen through binoculars.

The islamic new year, the year 1445 after hijra (1445 AH), is upon us. Some countries start 1 Muharram 1445 AH on Wednesday, some others on Thursday. Some started using calculated calendar, others after moon sighting. But here we have… Continue Reading

Crescent Moon Photos of 1 Dhul-Hijjah 1444 AH

Photograph of the crescent moon of 1 Dhul-Hijjah 1444 AH from Santa Cruz Mountains, California, USA, on Sunday evening, 18 June 2023 (Youssef Ismail).

As the Pilgrimage month of islam – the month of Hajj – Dhul-Hijjah 1444 AH coming upon us, the search for the first sign of the crescent moon (hilaal) of 1 Dhul-Hijjah 1444 AH began on Sunday evening, 18 June… Continue Reading