Sunday night 02/18/2007 & Monday 02/19/2007 is Safar 1, 1428 –┬áThe Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Safar, 1428. There were no valid reports of moon sighting anywhere in the United States. Consequently, Muharram completed its full cycle of 30 days, and Safar began at Maghrib on February 18, 2007. The 1st of Safar is Monday, February 19, 2007.