Saudi Arabia to look for the Crescent Moon of Shawwal 1440 on Monday, 3 June 2019

Supreme Court Calls on Muslims to Sight Shawwal Crescent for 1440 AH
Saturday 1440/9/27 - 2019/06/01

Riyadh, June 1, 2019, SPA – The Supreme Court has called on all Muslims throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to sight the crescent of the month of Shawwal on Monday evening, Ramadan 29, 1440H, corresponding to June 3, 2019.

In its announcement, the Supreme Court called on whoever sights the crescent by naked eyes or through binoculars to report to the nearest court and register his testimony, or report to the authority of the region's center in his area where he sighted the crescent to facilitate his reaching to the nearest court.

13:24 LOCAL TIME 10:24 GMT


Note: It will not technically possible to sight the moon on 3 June 2019, as it's only 5.5 hrs old and less than 1 deg altitude - Editor

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