# Mysterious email message

Today I found something quite interesting in my email. An xml file with this puzzle:

-|- |-| 0_ |\/| 0 0 |\| | § |_ | -|-

Can you solve it for me?

is it...

The Moon Is Lit

Because

the symbols look like letters
-|- is t
|-| is H
0_ is e
|\/| is M
0 is O
|\| is n
| is I
§ is S
|_ is L

• meh. beat me to it by a second. Albeit, the symbols used for the E are questionable, so I wonder if there's more to this.. – rm-vanda Nov 29 '18 at 16:25
• Same, just beat me to it...I was thinking that could be a lower case e...but not the best – curtisk Nov 29 '18 at 16:27
• rot13(vg'f gur fznyy r cebqhprq ol n pvepyr naq n yvar: 0_ ) – user52327 Nov 29 '18 at 16:28

“tHe MOON IS LIt” written in l33+ speak, the computer text language where letters are replaced by numbers, symbols, and combinations of characters which form a resemblance to the shape of the letters. There might be a wiki page about it, try https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leet

• Well I tried to answer first but came in second. I like my spelling anyway. – Richard Barber Nov 30 '18 at 5:16