Crescent Visibility Report for Ramadan 1433 (Thursday 19th July 2012) Based on settings*
– Moon Times from: 19/07/2012
– OMAN Muscat, Long: 58:35:36.0, Lat: 23:36:48.0, Ele:21.0, Zone:4.00
Age of Moon: Waxing Crescent : ~ 0.38 days old.
Set Time difference : 3 minutes
Based on the astronomical calculations and personal experience , the Crescent (Hilal) will NOT be visible across the country.
Therefore Sha’ban will continue its 30 days
Ramadan will start on 21st July 2012 on Saturday
Actually Ramadan starts after the Sunset on Friday..
(Not to get confused, The Arabic new day always starts after Sunset)
The Sun & Moon Data on Friday 20th will be as the following;
Age of Moon: Waxing Crescent : ~ 1.38 days old.
Set Time difference : 44 minutes
Ramadan Mubarak to Everyone in advance.
May Allah Accept our fasting, Prayers and good deeds. Ameen.
Please note that I will post the Crescent Visibility Report for Shawwal 1433 later on during the month of Ramadan. In-Sha-Allah (If God Wills)
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Hopefully my report is correct and Allah knows best