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NEWS ALERT

D. Qada Hilal was confirmed seen within 48 US states on Sat. Oct. 9.


News Alert: D. Qa'da waxing crescent moon around the world in the evening of:

Oct. 8, 2010

Australia, Asia, Europe, Makkah, Cairo (Egypt) NO
Northern Africa including Nigeria and Rabat (Morocco) No
Durban (S. Africa), South America (including Panama) Yes
USA and Canada NO Hawaii Yes

Oct. 9, 2010
Japan, Central Asia, Turkey, Northern Europe NO
USA and Southern Canada Yes
Northern Canada and Alaska No

Eid al-Fitr 2010
Eid al-Fitr was celebrated in most of the USA and Canada on Friday, Sept.10, 2010.
The Hilal of Shawwal was "Sighted" only in Florida, southern Texas and California.

ISNA followed wrong Saudi date as usual though the Hilal was NOT and confirmed NOT SEEN in Makkah on Sept.9.

In Pakistan, and Iran some observers claimed sighting a Hilal on Friday, September 10, 2010 hours before the sunset