Global Lunar Crescent Visibility Maps for the Next Islamic Year (1440 AH)

The following world maps indicate the visibility of the young lunar crescent for the next Islamic year (1440 AH).

This yearly overview nicely shows the seasonal shift of the latitude from where young lunar crescents can first be seen. This latitude depends on the inclination of the ecliptic (or more precisely, the apparent lunar orbit) with the local horizon at sunset and favours northern latitudes around the vernal equinox, southern latitudes around the autumnal equinox and equatorial latitudes around the summer and winter solstices.

Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Muḥarram 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[9 September 2018]
Day after conjunction
[10 September 2018]
Second day after conjunction
[11 September 2018]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Ṣafar 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[9 October 2018]
Day after conjunction
[10 October 2018]
Second day after conjunction
[11 October 2018]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Rabīʿ al-Awwal 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[7 November 2018]
Day after conjunction
[8 November 2018]
Second day after conjunction
[9 November 2018]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Rabīʿ al-Ākhir 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[7 December 2018]
Day after conjunction
[8 December 2018]
Second day after conjunction
[9 December 2018]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Jumādā ʾl-Ūlā 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[6 January 2019]
Day after conjunction
[7 January 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[8 January 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Jumādā ʾl-Ākhira 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[4 February 2019]
Day after conjunction
[5 February 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[6 February 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Rajab 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[6 March 2019]
Day after conjunction
[7 March 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[8 March 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Shaʿbān 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[5 April 2019]
Day after conjunction
[6 April 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[7 April 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Ramaḍān 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[4 May 2019]
Day after conjunction
[5 May 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[6 May 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Shawwāl 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[3 June 2019]
Day after conjunction
[4 June 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[5 June 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Dhu ʾl-Qaʿda 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[2 July 2019]
Day after conjunction
[3 July 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[4 July 2019]
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Global lunar crescent visibility maps for Dhu ʾl-Ḥijja 1440 AH

Day of conjunction
[1 August 2019]
Day after conjunction
[2 August 2019]
Second day after conjunction
[3 August 2019]
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