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2016 Turkish International Conference for Lunar Month and Unified Hijri Calendar

In cooperation with the Islamic Crescents Observation Project (ICOP), the Office of the President of Religious Affairs (Diyanet) will organize the “International Conference f...

UAE Sponsors Airborne Campaign to Observe November 13 entry of Space Debris WT1190F

The International Astronomical Center (IAC) and the United Arab Emirates Space Agency will host a team of veteran U.S. and German observers of spacecraft re-entries to study the pr...


Live Coverage for Ramadan Crescent Sighting on "Sky News Arabia" TV on Friday 27 June 2014

Inshalla ICOP will have live coverage on "Sky News Arabia" TV on Friday 27 June 2014, the coverage consists of several interviews on that day starting from morning, which...

The 11th Edition of the National Festival in Popular Astronomy

After celebrating last year the tenth anniversary of the National Festivals in Popular Astronomy, we thought of this 11th edition of the Festival to be that of consolidation. This ...


The 10th Arab Astronomical Conference starts Sunday, on 5th Feb. in Muscat / Oman

The Arab Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences( AUASS ) and in cooperation with the Astronomical Society Omani Astronomical Society ( OAS ) organize the 10th Arab Astronomical Con...

Muslim community in Europe organized a seminar on the Islamic calendar

The Union of the Islamic Organizations in cooperation with the European Council for Fatwa and Research and the Federation of Islamic Organizations in Europe,organize the European S...


Live Coverage for Shawwal Crescents’ Observations

On the occasion of the new Moon of Shwwal 1432 H, there will be a live broadcast coverage of ICOP members observations in cooperation with AlJazeera Mubasher over three hours ( 14:...

Live coverage for Ramadhan Crescent's observation

As usual ICOP will have live coverage on Al-Jazeerah Mubasher channel for Ramadhan Crescent observations This year coverage will contain the following Inshallah:- 1- Intervie...


Lunar Eclipse

ICOP members will participate in the event of the total Lunar eclipse next Wednesday 15/06/2011. There will be an activity with cooperation with JAS in Amman/Jordan. The organizers...

ICOP on Aljazeera Channel

Inshalla we will have live coverage with Aljazeera space channel (Mubasher Channel) as we used to do every year for Ramadan crescent observation. It will be Inshalla on Tuesday 10 ...


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