Hilal Statement: Dhul Hijjah 1432AHIn: TAIA (Team for Advice on Issues of Astronomy)
The next new moon occurs on Wednesday 26th October 2011 at 19:56 GMT. On this day it cannot be seen anywhere in the world.
On Thursday 27th October 2011 it can be easily seen in Southern Africa and South America.
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul-Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him), based on the rulings of differing horizons, 1st Dhul Hijjah 1432AH will be on Saturday 29th October 2011.
For the Muqallideen of Marhum Ayatullah ul-Uzama Syed Al Khoe (May Allah Elevate his status), 1st Dhul Hijjah 1432AH will be on Friday 28th October 2011