Ramadhan 1439 AH Crescent Report for the City of Sharjah

Basic Astronomical Information about the observations of the crescent of Ramadhan 1439 AH:

 May 15, 2018May 16, 2018
Sun/Moon dataSun/Moon Data
New Moon15:47--
Sunset (Azimuth)18:56(291ْ)18:56 (292ْ)
Moonset (Azimuth)18:54 (286ْ)19:59 (290ْ)
Moon's Altitude-0.4ْ 12.4ْ
Lag Time (Minutes)--63
Age (Hrs, Min)--28 h 12 m



An impossible setting for the crescent to be observed on May 15 with the naked eye since the Moon sets before sunset. We should expect the first day of Ramadhan 1439 AH to be on Thursday May 17, 2018.