10th New Moon Sighted 2017

20 December 2017

Shalom Aleichem,

The tenth new moon was reported visible in the US on 19 December by three married couples. Like doves, they sighted the new moon together. In Melbourne Australia, two brothers saw the new moon on 20 December.

Location Visible New Moon Date
United States of America Yes 19 December
Australia Yes 20 December
Israel Unconfirmed 19 Decemeber

Share your new moon report.

YHWH bless,

J. Meyer

19 December

Green Bay, Wisconsin

Partly cloudy sky. Observed the new moon crescent first at about 5:10 PM – CST. Shalom from Green Bay Sabbath Fellowship. J&MI (2 observers)

Snowflake, Arizona

The 10th new moon was clearly visible to the naked eye in the waning glow of the sunset, today on December 19, 2017. The very thin crescent was first noticed at 5:38 PM MST and the moon set on the western horizon at approximately 6:30 PM MST. KR (2 observers)

West-central, New Mexico

The new moon was seen in a very clear sky in west-central New Mexico around 40 Minutes after local sunset. Quite bright and easy to see. DM (2 observers)

Central Pennsylvania

New moon crescent was sighted in central Pennsylvania at 1715 hours on December 19, 2017. RC (1 observer)

20 December

Melbourne, Australia

Cloudy, moon was visible around 09:30. MJ&RJ (2 observers)

10th New Moon Watch 2017

15 December 2017

Shalom Aleichem,

The tenth new moon is estimated to be visible in most locations on 19 December at sunset. Here in eastern Australia, the likelihood of seeing the new moon on 19 December is really low due to the expected brightness of the new moon at sunset.

Share your new moon sighting.

19 Dec. 20 Dec.

10th New Moon in Mikra

  • Genesis 8:5
  • 2 Kings 25:1
  • 1 Chronicles 27:13
  • Ezra 10:16
  • Esther 2:16
  • Jeremiah 39:1 and 52:4
  • Ezekiel 24:1, 29:1, and 33:21

YHWH bless,

J. Meyer