Ekha (world)

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Ekha/Bolivar (Dagudashaag 0137)
Milieu 1116
C568310-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics8 Wet World 80%
Population3 Low (9 thousand)
Government1 Company/Corporation
Law0 No Law
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary K2 V
Worlds 17
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Company or Corporation
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 1112
Army size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
521-5
Resources5Scarce
Labor2Low (900)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-5Extremely poor
Importance -2
Resource Units 5
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 2.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Ekha supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. The world is tropical with a hot, though still habitable, climate at the upper limits of human comfort. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Bolivar Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Ekha, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. During the Long Night this world was named Irdeiishi.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

Ekha is a tropical paradise world of magnificent beauty. It gets it name from a Sylean perversion of the Anglic echo.

This geologically stable world is riddled with massive subterranean caverns, some of which measure kilometers across, many of which are unexplored.

Monostellar System[edit]

Ekha Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Ekha Primary Orange K2 V


History and background[edit]

The world is wholly owned by Imperiallines, used by it executives and VIPs as a sabbatical retreat. Under the charter of ownership, the planet should never support a population of greater than 10,000, and never more than 10,000 visitors on world.

To aid this charter Imperiallines lobbied for an Amber Zone classification which was incorrectly granted in 505. When settled after the Long Night by the one of the forerunner corporations to Imperiallines a planetary charter was written to preserve Ekha's great, pristine beauty. All development and building would take place below ground in the great caverns. For 600 years the planet has been in a legal battle with the IISS over the classification.

Trade Data[edit]

The Imperiallines subsidiary Medurma Main StarLines is the only merchant line that provides service to Ekha.

References and contributors[edit]

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