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Eid al Adha 2017 [Dhul-Hijjah 1438] Crescent Photos - Technical Details

Location : Salta, Argentina

Eid al Adha 2017 moon photo - South Africa
Name of the Observers: Elvio Alanis
Observation Date: August 22, 2017
Observation Time: 19:41 local time (UTC-3)
Country:Argentina
State: Salta
City: Salta
Latitude: 24 deg. 51 minutes South.
Longitude: 65 deg. 27 minutes West.
Time Zone: -3
Altitude: 1200 meters
Temperature: 20° [In Celsius]
Relative Humidity: 41%
Pressure: 1006 hPa
Observation Status: Seen
Condition of the Western Sky: Clear/Slightly cloudy
Atmospheric Condition near the Western Horizon: Hazy (some clouds)
Naked Eye Observation: The Crescent was seen by naked eye
Telescopic Observation: Telescopic observation was not tried
Number of Observers: 1