For Muslims it is obligatory to perform five prayers throughout the day and the night.
These are: Fajr, Dhuhr, Asr, Maghrib, Isha.
The times of the prayer are determined by the position of the sun.
|Dawn Prayer (before sunrise)
Beginning time for morning prayers
|1.Fajr||Angle of the sun under the horizon
Islamic Society of North America: 15°
University Of Karachi, Muslim World League: 18°
Umm Al-Qura University: 19°
end time for morning prayers
|Noon Prayer||2.Dhuhr, Zhuhr||The time of Zuhr starts when sun passes its zenith.|
begins when the length of the shadow of a vertical rod
|Sunset Prayer||4.Maghrib||begins immediately after sunset|
|Evening (Night) Prayer||5.Isha||
begins, at moderate latitudes, when the sky is completely dark and ends just before the Dawn Prayer.
Source: Islam Prayer Times