Rajab 1438 AH Crescent Report for the City of Sharjah

Basic Astronomical Information about the observations of the crescent of Rajab 1438 AH:

 Mar. 28, 2017Mar. 29, 2017
Sun/Moon dataSun/Moon Data
New Moon06:57 --
Sunset (Azimuth)18:33 (274ْ)18:33 (274ْ)
Moonset (Azimuth)18:58 (273ْ)20:01 (278ْ)
Moon's Altitude4.6°18.8°
Lag Time (Minutes)2588
Age (Hrs:mn)11:3635:36



On Tuesday, Mar. 28, the Moon will set 25 minutes after sunset. At about 5 degrees above the western horizon, it will be extremely difficult to see with the naked eye or the telescope. We should expect the first of Rajab to be Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017.