prayertiming

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prayertiming

A muslim prayer times calculation node library based on coordinates.

Installation

$ npm i prayertiming

Usage

const { getByDay, getByMonth } = require('prayertiming');

or

import { getByDay, getByMonth } from 'prayertiming';
const date = new Date('2021-04-24T05:16:54.442Z');

getByDay({
  date,
  long: 90.38,
  lat: 23.75,
  method: 'Karachi',
  timeFormat: '12h',
}); // returns and object

getByMonth({
  month: 3,
  year: 2021,
  long: 90.38,
  lat: 23.75,
  method: 'Karachi',
  timeFormat: '12h',
}); // returns an array of object

Methods

getByDay

This method takes latitude, longitude, date and some other configs and returns an object containing the prayer times.

inputs

Parameter Type Description
date JavaScript date object A valid JavaScript date object. [default new Date()]
lat Number Latitude
long Number Longitude
timezone Number [default collects from system]
dst Number Daylight savings time [default collects from system]
elv Number Elevation [default 0]
timeFormat String '24h' or '12h' format [default 24h]
method String Calculation method [default MWL]
config Object Custom calculation configuration [default {}]

output

{
  date: '2021-04-24T05:16:54.442Z',
  method: 'Karachi',
  imsak: '4:01 am',
  fajr: '4:11 am',
  sunrise: '5:30 am',
  dhuhr: '11:57 am',
  asr: '3:23 pm',
  asrHanafi: '4:31 pm',
  sunset: '6:24 pm',
  maghrib: '6:24 pm',
  isha: '7:43 pm',
  midnight: '11:57 pm',
}

getByMonth

This method takes latitude, longitude, month, year and some other configs and returns an array of object containing the prayer times.

inputs

Parameter Type Description
month Number JavaScript month number from 0 to 11 [default new Date().getMonth()]
year Number Valid year value [default new Date().getFullYear()]
lat Number Latitude
long Number Longitude
timezone Number [default collects from system]
dst Number Daylight savings time [default collects from system]
elv Number Elevation [default 0]
timeFormat String '24h' or '12h' format [default 24h]
method String Calculation method [default MWL]
config Object Custom calculation configuration [default {}]

output

[
  {
    date: '2021-04-01T00:00:00.000Z',
    method: 'Karachi',
    imsak: '4:25 am',
    fajr: '4:35 am',
    sunrise: '5:51 am',
    dhuhr: '12:02 pm',
    asr: '3:30 pm',
    asrHanafi: '4:30 pm',
    sunset: '6:14 pm',
    maghrib: '6:14 pm',
    isha: '7:30 pm',
    midnight: '12:03 am',
  },
  {
    date: '2021-04-02T00:00:00.000Z',
    method: 'Karachi',
    imsak: '4:24 am',
    fajr: '4:34 am',
    sunrise: '5:50 am',
    dhuhr: '12:02 pm',
    asr: '3:29 pm',
    asrHanafi: '4:30 pm',
    sunset: '6:15 pm',
    maghrib: '6:15 pm',
    isha: '7:31 pm',
    midnight: '12:02 am',
  },
  ...
  ...
]

config

Parameter Type Description
imsak String Time difference between fajr and suhoor [default 10 min]
dhuhr String Time difference between midday and dhuhr [default 0 min]
maghrib String Time difference between sunset and maghrib [default 0 min]
midnight String Midnight calculation method (Standard or Jafari) [default Standard]
highLats String Night portion calculation method (AngleBased, OneSeventh or NightMiddle) [default NightMiddle]

Calculation Methods

Name Authority Config
Egypt Egyptian General Authority of Survey fajr: 19.5, isha: 17.5
ISNA Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) fajr: 15, isha: 15
Jafari Shia Ithna-Ashari, Leva Institute, Qum fajr: 16, isha: 14, maghrib: 4, midnight: 'Jafari'
JAKIM Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia fajr: 20, isha: 18
Karachi University of Islamic Sciences, Karachi fajr: 18, isha: 18
Makkah Umm Al-Qura University, Makkah fajr: 18.5, isha: '90 min'
MF Muslims of France (MF) fajr: 12, isha: 12
MWL Muslim World League fajr: 18, isha: 17
Tehran Institute of Geophysics, University of Tehran fajr: 17.7, isha: 14, maghrib: 4.5, midnight: 'Jafari'
  • For Makkah fajr was 19 degrees before 1430 hijri

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