The Crescent Moon to commence the month of  Jumada-al-Ula 1439 AH was looked for after the sunset on Wednesday, 17th January 2018.  Reports from all sub Committees of CHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon was NOT SIGHTED.

The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these report(s) and has declared that the month of Rabi-at-Thani 1439 AH will complete its 30 days, thus making Friday, January 19th 2018, the 1st day of Jumada-al-Ula 1439 AH.