October 2012 archive

New Moon Sighted In Israel – Eighth Biblical Hebrew Month (Kheshvan)

Shalom Everyone! The new moon has been sighted in Israel! On Wednesday, October 17, 2012 by observers in Israel…New moon day will be from Wednesday, October 17th at evening through Thursday, October 18th at evening. Here is the Photo from Yoel Halevi… Sighted From: Israel Date Sighted:  Wednesday, October 17, 2012 Time Sighted: 6:48 PM …

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Eighth New Moon Not Sighted

The observers from Israel have reported that they were unable to sight the moon on October 16, 2012. This was one of those extreme borderline sightings, which might not have visible under perfect weather conditions….  Pending further reports, new moon will be tomorrow night (October 17) by default (a lunar month can only be 29 …

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