Crescent Moon Visibility of Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH

The crescent visibility map below for Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 shows that moon will be born on 7 November 2018 at 16:02 GMT/UT, but it will not be visible by the naked-eye anywhere in the UK/Morocco region on that date. However, on 8 November 2018 the moon will be easily visible in most of Europe/Africa. Hence, the month of Rabi-ul Awwal is most likely to start from 9 November 2018, InShaAllah.

Visibility Map for Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH (a)

Visibility Map for Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH (b)

When to Observe the Crescent Moon of Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH

Please look for the Hilal of Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH on 8 November 2018 (29th Safar) after sunset from the western horizon as per Sunnah and report your results (positive or negative) via our website Observation Report Form. [Photo Competition]

Results of Crescent Moon Observations for Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH

No observation reports available

Announcement for start of Rabi-ul Awwal 1440 AH

No announcement available

Note that Saudi Arabia do not normally make any official Hilal Sighting announcement from Safar to Shaban (as they normally follow the Ummul Qura Calendar in these months).