I have reports Form Israel! Thanks to Nehemia Gordon, for sending New Moon updates form our Brethren there! The new moon was sighted in Israel on Thursday August 8, 2013. New Moon day is from sunset on Thursday, August 8 to Sunset on Friday August 9.
Sighted From: Israel, Kiryat Ata, Jerusalem and Down by the side of Yaffa Gate.
Date Sighted: Thursday August 8, 2013
Time First Sighted: 7:45pm
Sighted by: Yoel Halevi, David Cachicas, Arie Levi and other witnesses!
Hebrew Month: Av or – Fifth Hebrew Month
~ Brother Mark Harris