Shawwal 1438 AH Crescent Report for the City of Sharjah

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

 June 24, 2017June 25, 2017
Sun/Moon dataSun/Moon Data
New Moon06:30 --
Sunset (Azimuth)19:12 (297ْ)19:12 (297ْ)
Moonset (Azimuth)19:30 (291ْ)20:30 (290ْ)
Moon's Altitude3.5°15.9°
Lag Time (Minutes)1878
Age (Hrs: mn)13:4237:42



On Saturday, June 24, the Moon will be just 3.5 degrees above the horizon and a little bit less than 14 hours old. It will be impossible to see with the naked eye or the telescope. We should expect the first of Shawwal to be Monday, June 26, 2017.