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Shaban 1st 1445 will be Sunday, February 11th, 2023.

The moon was sighted by multiple contacts across North America (ru’ya aamma). Therefore, Rajab will complete 29 days and Shaban will begin after Maghrib on Saturday, February 10th, 2024.

The Chicago Hilal Committee will reconvene on Sunday, March 10th, 2024 (Shaban 29th) to determine the start of Ramadan 1445.

Notable dates:

Night of Nisful Shaban After Maghrib on Saturday, February 24th, 2024.
1st of Ramadan Monday, March 11th or Tuesday, March 12th.
1st Tarawih Prayer Sunday, March 10th or Monday, March 11th.