Alpher (world)

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Alpher/Harlequin (Solomani Rim 2703)
Classic Era (1115)
A866997-E
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size8 Large (12,800 km)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population9 High (2 billion)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech LevelE High Stellar (anti-grav cities)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G0 V M2 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 4
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Alpher is a high-population, pre-rich garden world with a billion or more sophonts in population size, a near-ideal utopian environment conducive to most sophonts, and still lacks adequate population to expand its economy to a rich status.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Alpher is a high-population, Terran Norm garden world located in Harlequin Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Alpher Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Alpher Primary Primary Yellow G0 V
Alpher Companion Secondary Red M2 V


IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2703 Alpher (Imperial)

Starport: Class V.

Diameter: 8,300 miles (13,300 km). Gravity: 1.06g.
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 59%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 2.3 billion.
Government: Bureaucracy.
Control Level: 4.
Tech Level: 11.
World Trade Number: 5.5.


System Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Data[edit]

It is a Terran Norm garden world.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

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Mainworld Map[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

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History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Alpher, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Alpher has an excellent quality starport.

  • A Class-A Starport Facility has very well developed shipyards and is capable of producing first rate starships.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform not only major repair work, but overhaul work as well.
  • This facility has advanced refueling and refining infrastructure. One may purchase practically any kind of refined fuel here.
  • Almost every starport of this class possesses both a Lowport and a Highport. Sometimes multiple ports of each type.

World Technology Level[edit]

Alpher possesses a Technology Level of TL-14 or TL-E in Hexadecimal Notation.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Early meson communicators.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Miniature super-batteries, early collectors, and advanced fusion plants.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:

World Government[edit]

Alpher has an Impersonal Bureaucracy government.

  • It is a government by agencies which are insulated from the governed.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony.
  • The system is a member of the Imperium.

World Law Level[edit]

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World Military[edit]

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World Economy[edit]

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Trade Data[edit]

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World Demographics[edit]

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World Culture[edit]

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Urbanization[edit]

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Historical Data[edit]

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World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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