من المقرر أن يبدأ التشغيل التجريبي للساعة مع بداية الأسبوع الأول من شهر رمضان القادم
Scheduled to begin trial operation of the hour with the beginning of the first week of next month of Ramadan
The clock reflects a goal by some Muslims to replace the 126-year-old Universal Time standard — originally called Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) — with Makkah mean time.
Time (GMT) — with Makkah mean time. Saudi Arabia will test what it is billing as theworld’s largest clock in the holy city of Makka during Ramadan.
Muslims worldwide face during daily prayers and is part of Saudi efforts to develop the city visited by millions of pilgrims every year.
Three-month test run will start during the first week of Ramadan.