Eid Al Fitr expected to be on July 6


Ramadan should last 30 days this year and it should end on July 6, according to a leading astronomer. Dr Ibrahim Al Jarwan, assistant director of Sharjah Centre for Astronomy and Space Sciences and a researcher in astronomy and meteorology, said the crescent of Shawwal will emerge on Monday, Ramadan 29, corresponding to July 4 at 3.13pm UAE time and it will set seven minutes before sunset, so it will not be visible during the night. News