Look: Special telescopes set up atop UAE’s Jebel Jais to spot Ramadan crescent
If noticed tonight, the crescent would mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan from tomorrow.
The Worldwide Astronomy Centre has arrange particular telescopes atop the UAE’s highest mountain, Jebel Jais, in Ras Al Khaimah to identify the crescent moon.
If noticed tonight, the crescent would mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan from Saturday, April 2.
The centre shared photographs of particular tools being arrange atop the mountain, which towers at an altitude of 1,900 metres above sea degree.
The UAE moon-sighting committee had earlier introduced it might meet tonight (Friday, April 1) after the Maghrib prayer.