Ramadhan 1438 AH Crescent Report for the City of Sharjah

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

 May 25, 2017May 26, 2017
Sun/Moon dataSun/Moon Data
New Moon23:44 --
Sunset (Azimuth)19:01 (294ْ)19:01 (294ْ)
Moonset (Azimuth)18:36 (287ْ)19:43 (290ْ)
Moon's Altitude08.3°
Lag Time (Minutes)042
Age (Hrs: mn)019:17



On Thursday, May 25, the Moon will set before sunset. The Moon will not be visible then that day. On Friday, May 26, the Moon will be 19 hours old and 8.3 degrees above the horizon. It will be impossible to observe with the naked eye, but there is a possibility to be observed with a telescope. We should expect the first of Ramadhan to be Saturday, May 27, 2017.