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Crescent Moon Visibility of Shaban 1446 AH

The crescent visibility map below for Shaban 1446 (RHS) shows that the moon will be born on 29 January 2025 at 12:36 GMT/UT, but it will not be visible by the naked eye anywhere in the UK to Morocco region on that date. However, on 30 January 2025, the moon may be visible in Morocco and in the UK. Hence, the month of Shaban is most likely to start on 31 January 2025 in Morocco and the UK, InShaAllah.

Visibility Map for Shaban 1446 AH (c) Visibility Map for Shaban 1446 AH (b) Visibility Map for Shaban 1446 AH (a)

When to Observe the Crescent Moon of Shaban 1446 AH

Please look for the Hilal of Shaban 1446 AH on 30 & 31 January 2025 (29th Rajab and the next day) after sunset from the western horizon and report your results (positive or negative) via our website Observation Report Form. [Photo Competition] See Also: Significance and Virtues of Shaban

Results of Crescent Moon Observations for Shaban 1446 AH

ICOUK Moon Report

No observation reports available

Announcement for start of Shaban 1446 AH

No announcement available


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