Islamic Calendar

all about the calendar used in the muslim world, that are based on the moon movement.

Foto bulan sabit (hilal) 1 Rabiul Awal 1442 H yg terlihat melalui teleskop dari Melaka, Malaysia (Balai Cerap Al Khawarizmi) pada petang hari Sabtu, 17 Oktober 2020 M.

Crescent moon (hilal) photos of 1 Rabiul Awwal 1442 AH

Alhamdulillah, all praise be to Allah, that guides us entering the month of Rabiul Awwal 1442 AH. The new crescent moon (hilal) of 1 Rabi’ul Awwal 1442 AH has been seen through telescope from several locations in Indonesia and Malaysia. The moon sighting reports and photos of the crescent moon we received below are from …

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Foto bulan sabit 1 Muharam 1442 H dari Dallas, Amerika Serikat dipotret pada hari Rabu, 19 Agustus 2020.

Crescent Moon Photo of 1 Muharram 1442 AH

The thin crescent moon or hilaal, that marks the start of the New Islamic Hijri Year 1442 or 1 Muharram 1442 AH has been sighted from many places on the evening of Wednesday, 19 August 2020 CE. Therefore, 1 Muharram 1442 AH corresponds to Thursday, 20 August 2020. Below is a photo of the crescent …

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A very thin crescent moon that marks the 1 Dhul-Hijjah 1441 AH was captured using camera via telescope from Sabah, Malaysia on the evening of Tuesday, 21 July 2020.

Crescent Moon Photos for Dhul-Hijja 1441 AH (2020 CE)

As predicted by Crescent Moon Visibility Map for Dhul-hijjah 1441 H, the crescent moon (hilaal) was sighted via telescope aids in Indonesia on the evening of Tuesday, 21 July 2020. Below are the photos of the crescent moon that mark the start of the 1 Dhulhijja 1441 AH, the month of Hajj or pilgrimage to …

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Saudi Arabia: Eid ul Adha will be on Friday, 31 July 2020

Following a moon sighting efforts on Monday, the Supreme Court of Saudi Arabia has announced that the crescent moon was not sighted thus making Tuesday, 21 July 2020 as the last day of Dhul-Qa’dah 1441 AH. Accordingly, 1 Dhul-Hijja 1441 AH corresponds to Wednesday, 22 July 2020. This will make the wuquf or the peak …

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Photos of crescent moon of Shawal 1441 H

As predicted before, the crescent moon that marks the beginning of hijri month of Shawwal 1441 H was not sighted until Saturday evening. 23 May 2020. The first photos of the crescent moon we obtained was from Indonesia and Malaysia. The crescent moon of Shawal was, however, not visible by naked eyes from both countries. …

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Crescent visibility map for Shawal 1441 AH on Saturday, 23 May 2020. Most part of the world will be able to sight the crescent moon (hilal).

When Does 1 Shawwal 1441 AH Begin?

The hijri month of Shawal 1441 AH will be marked by geocentric conjunction of moon on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 17:38 UTC. In the evening of this Friday, the moon will not be sigthable for most part of the world because it will either already set before sunset or too low in the horizon …

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Crescent moon of 1 Ramadan 1441 AH from the evening of Thursday, 23 April 2020 from Santa Cruz Mountains, California, USA

Crescent Moon Photo of 1 Ramadan 1441 AH

As predicted from the Crescent Moon Visibility Map of 1 Ramadan 1441 AH, the hilaal or crescent moon is only visible from the American continent or the west of it on the evening of Thursday, 23 April 2020. Although there were many moon sighting claims from places east of it, none were accompanied by reliable …

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