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Crescent Moon Visibility for Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr 2016

HMNAO provides information of the sighting of the new crescent moon for the start of Ramadan and the start of Eid al-Fitr

Crescent moon sighting as seen from Ash Priors in Somerset at 2150 BST on 29 June 2014
Crescent moon sighting as seen from Ash Priors in Somerset at 2150 BST on 29 June 2014

HMNAO have produced information to show the visibility of the new crescent moon for June and July 2016 and the start of the holy month of Ramadan and the start of the Islamic Festival of Eid al-Fitr respectively.

Published 26 May 2016