By :Marwa Mahmoud
The Saudi weather and climate researcher Abdulaziz Al-Hussaini expected that the day of Arafa will be Thursday 9 of Du al-Hijjah, corresponding to July 30, and the first day of Eid Al-Adha will be Friday, Du al-Hijjah 10, corresponding to July 31.
Al-Hussaini said in a tweet via his account on “Twitter”, that astronomical calculations expect the month of Dhu al-Qi’dah for this year 1441 AH to be 30 days, and the start of the tenth of Dhu al-Hijjah next Wednesday, indicating that the Supreme Court could confirms or denies this.
The professor of climate at the Department of Geography at the University of Qassim Dr. Abdullah Al-Misnad, explained that according to astronomical calculations, the month of Dhul-Qi’dah will be 30 days, and the moon’s conjunction will be at 8:34 pm on Monday, Dhul-Qi’dah. July 20.
Moon will set before the sun according to the skyline of Makkah, and on the evening of Tuesday 30 Dhu Al-Qi’dah July 21 It is expected that the crescent of Dhu Al-Hijjah will stay over the horizon of Makkah for about 51 minutes. , And Eid on Friday 10_12 corresponding to 31 July, as in the Umm Al-Qura calendar.