Astronomical New Moon is on Sunday, 18th June, 2023, at 5:37am. It is not expected to be seen with the unaided eye after sunset anywhere in the world

The calculations for crescent visibility on Sunday, 18th June, 2023, for London are as follows:

Sunset 9:21pm
Moonset 10:23pm
Crescent age 15 hours 44 minutes
Time duration 1 hour 02 minutes
Crescent altitude 06° 09’
Crescent elongation 07° 55’

Sighting is not possible on this day. Hence Tuesday, 20th June, 2023, will be 1st Dhu Al-hijjah, 1444AH

For Mu’mineen who have selected to remain on the Taqleed of Marhum Ayatullah Al Khoei (RA) 1st Dhu Al-hijjah, 1444AH, is also expected to be on Tuesday, 20th June, 2023