Dakaar (world)

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Dakaar/Drexilthar (Reaver's Deep 1821)
Classic Era (1115)
B425612-B
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics5 Wet World 50%
Population6 Moderate (2 million)
Government1 Company/Corporation
Law2 Low Law (no energy weapons)
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G5 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 2
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Dakaar is a nonindustrial world, that requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.

  • In a technological universe, societies without industrial capability generally suffer as nearly all manufactured and high tech goods must be brought in at significant cost.
  • As a nonindustrial world, it requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society. The need to import most manufactured and high technology goods drives the price of these goods up in the open market.
  • It is a Non-Aligned world dominated by human sophonts located in the Drexilthar Subsector of Reaver's Deep Sector.
  • This world has a nearby Naval Base, usually associated with military starships.
  • This world has a nearby Military Base, usually associated with military ground forces.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Dakaar Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Dakaar Primary Yellow G5 V None


System Data[edit]

Primary: Close binary system composed of major (spectral class K0V) and close companion (spectral class DM4). Major, Tavirr, spectral class K0V. ICN S4K0201K0V. Mass 0.825 standard. Stellar diameter 0.908 standard. Luminosity 0.42 standard. Companion, Vidar (orbit #0), spectral class DM4, ICN S4K0201M4VII. Mass 0.83 standard. Stellar diameter 0.006 standard. Luminosity 0.00003 standard.

Planetary System: Five major bodies. One Inhabited world (Dakaar, I). Two gas giants, one empty orbit(# 1) In system.

Mainworld Data[edit]

I Dakar: Mean orbital radius, 104.7 million kilometers (0.7 AU). Period, 166.28 days ... No satellites . . . Diameter, 7,314 kilometers. Density, 1.09. Mass, 0.136 standard. Mean surface gravity, 0.55 G. Rotation period: 41 hours, 10 minutes, 56 seconds. Axial Inclination, 17°22'5.9" Albedo, .19 ... Surface atmospheric pressure, 0.28atm; composition, oxygen-nitrogen mix with oxygen Imbalance (32%). filter respirator combination required to breathe the atmosphere. WARNING: LACK OF FILTER CAN CAUSE OXYGEN INTOXICATION Hydrographic percentage, 52%; composition, liquid water. Mean surface temperature, 19°C.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The story of Dakaar is the story of the Dakaar Corporation, a firm founded three centuries ago on profits earned from a lanthanum strike on Dakaar by a handful of independent miners. The lanthanum vein they opened was one of the richest ever discovered in the history of Reavers' Deep, and the miners founded a company that was eventually to become a subsector-wide conglomerate.

World Starport[edit]

Dakaar has a good quality starport.

  • A Class-B Starport Facility has not very well developed shipyards and is only capable of producing spaceships.
  • 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. Such ports rarely have more than one of each kind of port.

World Technology Level[edit]

Dakaar possesses a Technology Level of TL–11 or TL-B in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Dakaar has a Corporate or Company government.

  • Government is by a company managerial elite and citizens are typically company employees.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony.
  • It is a Non-Aligned world dominated by human sophonts.

World Law Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

  • This world has a nearby Naval Base, usually associated with military starships.
  • This world has a nearby Military Base, usually associated with ground forces.

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.

Urbanization[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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