Eid Dates Predicted

First day expected to fall on 28 July, Sharjah Planetarium says
ByAhlan! Live ReporterTuesday , 15 July 2014
Eid Dates Predicted
Eid is likely to fall on Monday 28 July, astronomers in Sharjah say

Eid is expected to fall on 28 July, Sharjah Planetarium has announced.

According to Arabic-language newspaper Al Ittihad, astronomer Ibrahim Al Jarwan, chief supervisor of the Sharjah Planetarium, said astronomical calculations show the Shawwal crescent moon will form on Sunday 27 July, at 2.42am, the sun will set at 7.05pm and the moon will set seven minutes after sunset.

This would mean Monday, 28 July would be the first day of Shawwal and the first day of Eid Al Fitr.

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