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POM(6)                         BSD Games Manual                         POM(6)

NAME
     pom -- display the phase of the moon

SYNOPSIS
     pom [[[[[cc]yy]mm]dd]HH]

DESCRIPTION
     The pom utility displays the current phase of the moon.  Useful for
     selecting software completion target dates and predicting managerial
     behavior.

     [[[[cc]yy]mm]dd]HH      Display the phase of the moon for a given time.
                             The format is similar to the canonical represen-
                             tation used by date(1).

SEE ALSO
     date(1)

BUGS
     Times must be within range of the UNIX Epoch.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
     This program is based on routines from Practical Astronomy with Your
     Calculator, Third Edition by Peter Duffett-Smith.

BSD                            December 31, 2009                           BSD