Capella (world)

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Capella/Capella (Solomani Rim 1440)
Interstellar Wars
E000000-0
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size0 Asteroid/Planetoid Belt
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population0 Barren ()
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech Level0 Pre-Industrial (primitive)
Classic Era (1115)
B000597-B
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size0 Asteroid/Planetoid Belt
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population5 Moderate (300 thousand)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G8 III G1 III M1 V M5 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 3
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Capella is a ring of many small worldlets (planetoids AKA an "asteroid belt"), not capable of retaining an atmosphere or water, and nonindustrial in nature.

  • These worldlets warrant hazardous environment precautions.
  • Life in a vacuum requires great discipline. After all, it only takes one forgotten seal on a vacuum suit to spell death. Those who survive tend to be very methodically-minded and attentive to small detail.
  • The worldlets require extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society. Having to import most manufactured and high tech goods drives the price up for these items at this world.
  • This world has a research station engaged in the scientific pursuit of knowledge.
  • It is a member of the Solomani Confederation in the Capella Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector.


Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Capella (aka Alpha Aurigae) is a Quaternary (four-star) solar system.

Quaternary Solar System[edit]

Capella Quaternary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Capella Primary Primary Yellow G8 III Capella Aa
Capella Companion Secondary Yellow G1 III Capella Ab
Capella Far Companion Tertiary Red M1 V Capella Ba (Capella H)
Capella Distant Companion Quaternary Red M5 V Capella Bb (Capella L)


Other Data[edit]

Non-canon: A former colony of Aquitaine, Capella is known for its rich planetoid belts . Survey experts predict that the Capellan belts will continue to support the needs of the Boötean Federation for at least the next 325 years.

  • Also in the Capella system is Probable Technologies, a sectorwide corporation based on San Roque, the moon of a large gas giant. ProbTech has a reputation for manufacturing and promoting high technology.
Interstellar Wars World Data
Name Unexplored
Allegiance
Type Asteroid belt
Diameter
Gravity
Atmosphere
Hydrographic
Climate Infernal
Resources
2
Affinity score 2
Population
Starport E
Naval Base
Gov Code
Control Rating CR0
Tech Level 0
Trade codes
WTN


IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

1440 Capella (Solomani)

Starport: Class IV.

Diameter: Asteroids. Gravity: N/A.
Atmosphere: None.
Hydrographics: None.
Climate: Torrid.
Population: 320,000.
Government: Bureaucracy.
Control Level: 4.
Tech Level: 9.
World Trade Number: 4.


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The research firm, Probable Technologies, is based in the Capella system.

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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