sha’ban

Foto hilal 1 Sya'ban 1442 H terlihat secara kasat mata dari Perth, Australia pada petang hari Ahad, 14 Maret 2021.

Photos: Crescent Moon of 1 Sha’ban 1442 AH (2021 CE)

Below are several photos of the first crescent moon (hilaal) of the islamic month of Sha’ban 1442 AH. Positive reports of sighting as well as photos of the crescent moon of 1 Sha’ban 1442 AH were received from Australia, on the evening of Sunday, 14 March 2021. Therefore, based on global moon sighting, 1 Sha’ban …

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A very thin crescent moon photo from 1 Sha'ban 1441 AH captured on Wednesday evening, 25 March 2020 form Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia (BMKG).

Crescent Moon Photos of 1 Sha’ban 1441 AH (2020 AD)

As predicted by the crescent visibility map of Sha’ban 1441 AH, the crescent moon was not sighted on the evening of Tuesday, 24 March 2020. The first positive reports of moon sighting for Sha’ban 1441 AH were received from Darwin, Australia on Wednesday, 25 March 2020. We subsequently received photos of the crescent moon (hilaal) …

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Crescent moon visibility map for Sha'ban 1441 AH (2020 AD) on the evening of Wednesday, 25 March 2020.

When does the Month of Sha’ban 1441 AH (2020 AD) Start?

The islamic month of Sha’ban 1441 AH is marked by the geocentric moon conjunction on Tuesday, 24 March 2020 at 09:28 UTC. On the evening of that Tuesday, the moon is already above the horizon in some places in the west part of the world, however the crescent moon (hilaal) will not be easily visible …

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Hilaal or crescent moon photograph for the month of Sha'ban 1437 AH.

Photo: Sha’ban 1437 AH Crescent Moon Has Been Sighted

On the evening of Saturday, 7 May 2016, crescent moon (hilal) that marks the beginning of hijri month of Sha’ban 1437 AH has been sighted by several parties in Indonesia. One of the team was able to photograph the crescent that was seen through a telescope. Below is the photo of the Sha’ban 1437 AH …

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Photos: Crescent Moon for Sha’ban 1436 AH

The crescent moons of Sha’ban 1436 AH were sighted from various places in Indonesia on this evening, Tuesday, 19 May 2015. There were also positive sightings from Australia and New Zealand. Therefore, 1 Sha’ban 1436 AH begins on Wednesday, 20 May 2015, based on hilal sighting. No positive sightings were reported from the previous evening. …

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Sha’ban, “the Month of Irrigating”

The month of Rajab is the month for planting, the month of Sha’ban is the month of irrigating crops, and the month of Ramadan is the month of harvesting the crops. Sha’ban is the eighth month of the Islamic calendar and considered one of the special months for which we find particular sunan of the …

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Crescent moon for Sha'ban 1434 AH.

Photo of Crescent Moon for Sha’ban 1434 AH

On the evening of Sunday, 9 June 2013, several people had reported the sighting of the new crescent moon (hilal). No sighting was reported for Saturday, the day before. From Libya, Muhammad Odeh and his colleagues succeded in obtaining CCD image of the crescent moon for Sha’ban by daylight observation as well as evening observation. …

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