phoon - show the PHase of the mOON

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Phoon displays the phase of the moon, either currently or at a specified date / time. Unlike other such programs, which just tell you how long since first quarter or something like that, phoon shows you the phase with a cute little picture. You can vary the size of the picture with the -l flag, but only some sizes have pictures defined - other sizes use @'s.

Sample output (HTMLized via texttohtml):


                      --------.
                         . .   `--.
                     O   .       . `-.
                    @   .  @@@@@      `-.
                    @@@   @@@@@@@   .    \
                   @@@@   @@@@@@@       . \.
                   @@@@.   @@@@@@@   O      \
                   @@o    @@@@@@@@@@     @@@ \
                       . @@@@@@@@@@@@@ o @@@@|
                   .      @@@@@@@@@@@@    @@  \	 First Quarter +
                       o     @@@@@@@@ @@@@    |	 1  5:19:04
                    o      .  @@   . @@@@@@@  |	 Full Moon -    
                       .-.     @@@   @@@@@@@  |	 6 22:49:25
                       `-'   . @@@@   @@@@  o /
                    .           @@   .       |
                      /  .  O    .     o   . /
                     /         .    .       /
                   -.___   .      .   .-. /'
                    '                `-' /
                         o    O   .   .-'
                      .       .    .-'
                        .      .--'
                      --------'
    

See also: bigcal, globe, xphoon.
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