HILAL STATEMENT: SHAWAAL 1440AH FOR LONDON, UK

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Hilal Statement – Shawwal 1440 AH

The Astronomical New Moon is on Monday 3 June 2019 at 11.02am. The crescent will not be visible on this day.

The calculations for London on Tuesday 4 June 2019 are as follows:
Sunset 9.13pm
Moonset 10.25pm
Crescent age 34 hours 11 minutes
Crescent altitude 9.02 degrees
Crescent elongation 18.25 degrees
The crescent will be easily visible with naked eye.

Expect 1st Shawwal on Wednesday 5 June 2019.

1st Shawwal will be confirmed on Tuesday 4 June 2019 after guidance is received from His Eminence Ayatullah Sistani.