Safar 1440 AH Crescent Report for the City of Sharjah

Basic Astronomical Information about the observations of the crescent of Safar 1440 AH:

 Oct. 09, 2018Oct. 10, 2018
Sun/Moon dataSun/Moon Data
New Moon07:46--
Sunset (Azimuth)17:57(263ْ)17:56 (263ْ)
Moonset (Azimuth)18:26 (266ْ)19:06 (260ْ)
Moon's Altitude5.6ْ 14.1ْ
Lag Time (Minutes)2974
Age (Hrs, Min)10:1134:11



A difficult setting for the crescent to be observed on Oct. 09 with the naked eye because of its age. We should expect the first day of Safar 1440 AH to be on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.