KARACHI: The Met Workplace has forecast sighting of Shawwal moon on June 04 and Eid ul Fitr on Wednesday June 05, ARY Information reported on Tuesday.
“There’s robust likelihood of sighting of the Shawwal moon on Ramazan 29 (June 04),” Pakistan Meteorological Division (PMD) mentioned in an announcement.
The Shawwal moon will born on June 03 (Ramazan 28) at 3:02 PM and might be 4 hours and 16 minutes outdated on the sundown of the 28th Ramazan.
The moon might be 28 hours and 16 minutes outdated on June 04 (29th of Ramazan) and could be sighted for at the very least one hour after sundown as it will likely be 12 levels above, the climate division mentioned.
The Shawwal moon will more than likely be sighted throughout the nation on June 04 night, the met workplace predicted.
It’s pertinent to say right here that Federal Minister of Science and Know-how Fawad Chaudhry has introduced right this moment that the lunar calendar ready by a committee of consultants has been forwarded to the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII).
He mentioned that the Shawwal moon will prone to be sighted on June 04 and Eid ul Fitr on June 05, based on the lunar calendar.
The calendar might be despatched to the federal cupboard after endorsement of the CII.
The minister mentioned that the consultants from the Ministry of Science, SPARCO and Pakistan Meteorological Division have ready the lunar calendar.