USA / Canada : Sankashti Chaturthi – Moon Rise Timings

Sankashti Chaturthi - Lord Ganesha's Auspicious Day

Sankashti Chaturthi also known as Sankashti is an auspicious day dedicated to worship of Lord Ganesha. This day is celebrated on the Chaturthi (4th day) of the Krishna Paksha (dark lunar phase) of every Hindu Calendar month.

On this auspicious day, devotees of Lord Ganesha observe strict fast which they break at night, after having darshan/sight of the moon.

Next Sankashti Chaturthi will be celebrated on Sunday, 8th October 2017.

The day will also be celebrated as Karva Chauth by married women of North India, where in married women fast for the whole day for well being of their husbands. They break their karva chauth fast after having darshan/sight of the moon.

Sankashti Vrata is observed by Ganesha Devotees not only in India, but around the world, especially in USA and Canada where there are many Indians, especially Hindu’s.

Please find below 8th October 2017 Moon Rise – Chandrodaya Timing in USA & Canada for Sankashti Chaturthi Vrata :

Note : All timings are local timings for the place mentioned in the table.

8 October 2017 Sankashti Chaturthi Moon Rise / Chandrodaya Timing – USA
Montgomery, Alabama (AL) 08:50 PM
Juneau, Alaska (AK) 08:01 PM
Phoenix, Arizona (AZ) 08:35 PM
Little Rock, Arkansas (AR) 09:11 PM
Sacramento, California (CA) 09:05 PM
Denver, Colorado (CO) 08:54 PM
Hartford, Connecticut (CT) 08:37 PM
Dover, Delaware (DE) 08:54 PM
Tallahassee, Florida (FL) 09:45 PM
Atlanta, Georgia (GA) 09:40 PM
Honolulu, Hawaii (HI) 09:02 PM
Boise, Idaho (ID) 09:33 PM
Springfield, Illinois (IL) 08:51 PM
Indianapolis, Indiana (IN) 09:37 PM
Des Moines, Iowa (IA) 09:04 PM
Topeka, Kansas (KS) 09:17 PM
Frankfort, Kentucky (KY) 09:34 PM
Baton Rouge, Louisiana (LA) 09:13 PM
Augusta, Maine (ME) 08:20 PM
Annapolis, Maryland (MD) 08:58 PM
Boston, Massachusetts (MA) 08:29 PM
Lansing, Michigan (MI) 09:24 PM
St. Paul, Minnesota (MN) 08:55 PM
Jackson, Mississippi (MS) 09:06 PM
Jefferson City, Missouri (MO) 09:04 PM
Helena, Montana (MT) 09:08 PM
Lincoln, Nebraska (NE) 09:18 PM
Carson City, Nevada (NV) 08:57 PM
Concord, New Hampshire (NH) 08:30 PM
Trenton, New Jersey (NJ) 08:49 PM
Santa Fe, New Mexico (NM) 09:06 PM
Albany, New York (NY) 08:40 PM
Raleigh, North Carolina (NC) 09:13 PM
Bismarck, North Dakota (ND) 09:22 PM
Columbus, Ohio (OH) 09:23 PM
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (OK) 09:31 PM
Salem, Oregon (OR) 08:58 PM
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (PA) 08:58 PM
Providence, Rhode Island (RI) 08:32 PM
Columbia, South Carolina (SC) 09:26 PM
Pierre, South Dakota (SD) 09:26 PM
Nashville, Tennessee (TN) 08:46 PM
Austin, Texas (TX) 09:41 PM
Salt Lake City, Utah (UT) 09:21 PM
Montpelier, Vermont (VT) 08:32 PM
Richmond, Virginia (VA) 09:05 PM
Olympia, Washington (WA) 08:52 PM
Charleston, West Virginia (WV) 09:21 PM
Madison, Wisconsin (WI) 08:43 PM
Cheyenne, Wyoming (WY) 08:51 PM
8 October 2017 Sankashti Chaturthi Moon Rise / Chandrodaya Timing – Canada
Toronto 09:01 PM
Quebec City 09:09 PM
Montreal 08:33 PM
Winnipeg 08:58 PM
Victoria 08:50 PM
Vancouver 08:47 PM
Regina 08:28 PM
Saskatoon 08:31 PM
Edmonton 08:54 PM
Calgary 09:05 PM
Ottawa 08:42 PM

For 8th October 2017 Moon Rise – Chandrodaya Timing in India Click Here

Sankashti Dates in 2017 : 15th January (Sunday), 14th February (Tuesday) Angarika Chaturthi, 16th March (Thursday), 14th April (Friday), 14th May (Sunday), 13th June (Tuesday) Angarika Chaturthi, 12th July (Wednesday), 11th August (Friday), 9th September (Saturday), 8th October (Sunday), 7th November (Tuesday) Angarika Chaturthi, 6th December (Wednesday).