Bain (world)

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Bain/Bain (Spica 0909)
Classic Era (1115)
A78A874-A
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere8 Dense
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population8 Moderate (800 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M3 V M6 V M1 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 3
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Bain is a rich water world with a moderate population over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in population size.

  • Its surface is 90% or more covered in an ocean of water.
  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • This is a rich world with a prosperous and thriving world economy.
  • This world has high-grade living conditions with a good climate and a non-harmful environment. As such, this world is much sought after with large queues for immigration here.
  • Most observers think that the planet's economy and population will prosper in the near future barring outside forces.
  • It is a member of the Solomani Confederation in the Bain Subsector of Spica Sector.


Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Part of the Solomani Confederation, and is under the control of the Boötean Federation. It is the subsector capital with the highest population and technology level. The surface gravity is 0.91 G's, and the atmospheric pressure is 1.21 atmospheres. The core of molten iron yields a planetary density of 5.67 g/ml. The climate is cool and the planet orbits 0.71 AU from its primary.

Trinary Solar System[edit]

Bain Trinary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Bain Primary Primary Red M3 V
Bain Companion Secondary Red M6 V
Bain Far Companion Tertiary Red M1 V


System Data[edit]

Primary: Close binary system. , spectral class M3 V.
Mass .96 standard.
Stellar diameter .934 standard.
Luminosity .778 standard. , spectral class M0VII.
Mass .154 standard.
Stellar diameter .256 standard.
Luminosity .011 standard.
Planetary System: Ten major bodies. One inhabited world. Three gas giants. One planetoid belt.

Mainworld Data[edit]

Bain has three major continents, two of which straddle the equator. Several large archipelagos lie off the continents' shores. North and south polar ice-caps, anchored by island groups, cover about 15% of the total world surface.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

IV : Mean orbital radius, 0.71 AU.
Period 320.02 days. Two satellites.
Diameter, 12980 kilometers.
Density, 5.67 g/ml.
Mass, 1.05 standard.
Mean surface gravity, 0.91 Gs.
Rotation period: 36 hours, 2 minutes, 23 seconds.
Axial inclination 2°2.1".
Albedo, 0.268.
Surface atmospheric pressure, 1.21 atm.
Composition, oxygen-nitrogen mix.
Hydrographic percentage, 100%;
composition, water and frozen water-ice.
Mean surface temperature, 9.1°C.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World Starport[edit]

Bain 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]

Bain possesses a Technology Level of TL–10 or TL-A in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Bain has a Balkanized government.

  • No central ruling authority exists. Rival governments compete for control.
  • The typical power source of this government is a Balkanization.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Confederation (Anarchy).

World Military[edit]

Naval Forces

A squadron of warships are stationed here. They are manufactured here at the orbital shipyards at the local TL-10. The Bain Defense Squadron is composed of several local designs, contracted from native naval architects. The shipyards are rarely used for military ship building. There is 800,000 tons of capacity.

Military Forces

There are 1,500 battalions for self defense.

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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