Moon Forecast – Ramadhan 1440 AH
The Astronomical New Moon is on Saturday 04 May 2019 at 23:45 BST. The crescent will not be visible on this day
The calculations for crescent visibility on Sunday 05 May 2019 for London are as follows:
Sunset – 8.32 pm
Moonset – 9.06 pm
Crescent age: 20 hours 46 minutes
Moon lag time: 34 minutes
Crescent altitude: 4.35 degrees
Crescent elongation: 11.15 degrees
The crescent will only be visible with optical aid.
The calculations for Stockholm, Sweden is as follows:
Sunset – 9.53 pm
Moonset – 10.20 pm
Crescent altitude: 2.44 degrees
Crescent elongation: 10.57 degrees
Crescent age: 20 hours 8 minutes
The crescent will not be visible.
Expect 1st Ramadhan 1440 AH on Tuesday 07 May 2019 in Europe.
The Hilal Advisory Team will publish the statement on Sunday 05 May 2019 after Maghrib once guidance is received from Najaf.