Hilal Statement – Dhi'lqad1440 AH
The Astronomical New Moon is on Tuesday 02 July 2019 at 8.16pm. The crescent will not be visible on this day.
The calculations for crescent visibility on Wednesday 03 July 2019 are as follows:
Crescent age 25 hours 6 minutes
Moon lag time 26 minutes
Crescent altitude 5.45 degrees
Crescent elongation 14.20 degrees
The crescent is unlikely to be seen with naked eye
The calculations for crescent on Thursday 04 July 2019 are as follows:
Crescent age 49 hours 6 minutes
Moon lag time 1 hour 32 minutes
Crescent altitude 12.32 degrees
Crescent elongation 27.53 degrees
The crescent will be easily visible with naked eye.
Expect 1st Dhi'lqad 1440AH to be on Friday 05 July 2019