Saudi Arabia to look for the Crescent Moon of Ramadan 1441 on Thursday, 23 April 2020

Supreme Court calls on Muslims to sight Ramadan Crescent on Thursday evening
Tuesday 1441/8/28 - 2020/04/21

Riyadh, April 21, 2020, SPA -- The Supreme Court has called on all Muslims throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to sight the crescent of the holy month of Ramadan on Thursday evening, Sha'ban 30, 1441 H, corresponding to April 23, 2020.

In a statement issued today, 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.

--SPA
15:20 LOCAL TIME 12:20 GMT

0010

www.spa.gov.sa/2077150

Ref: https://www.spa.gov.sa/viewstory.php?lang=en&newsid=2077150

Note: It will not be technically possible to sight the moon on 23 April 2020, as it's only 13 hrs old and 4 deg altitude at sunset - Editor

Related: [YouTube: When is Ramadan 1441?]