Erenim (world)

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Erenim/Natar (Far Home 0412)
Classic Era (1115)
B786775-6
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere8 Dense
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population7 Moderate (20 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law5 Moderate Law (no concealable weapons)
Tech Level6 Pre-Stellar (nuclear)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G1 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 0
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Erenim is a rich, agricultural garden world with a near-ideal, utopian environment conducive to most sophonts.

  • This world-system hosts a Military Base, usually associated with military ground forces, which may be located on or off-world.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Erenim lies on the Scybrian Run Star Lane.

Monostellar System[edit]

Erenim Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Erenim Primary Yellow G1 V


System Data[edit]

Salan-Erenim System[edit]

The primary is Salan, an ordinary yellow sequence star. It has a luminosity of 1.102 Sols, a mass of 1.02 Sols and a diameter of 1.4 million km. The inner system consists of (I) a vacuum inner world, (II) a vacuum worldlet, and (III) a thin atmosphere hospitable world. (IV) Erenim orbits within the habitable zone and is designated the mainworld. (V) a vacuum worldlet, (VI) a small gas giant, (VII) a large ringed gas giant, (VIII) an exotic atmosphere bigworld, and (IX) an exotic atmosphere radworld form the outer system. Many of the worlds retain satellites.

Mainworld Data[edit]

(IV) Erenim[edit]

(IV) Erenim is designated the mainworld. It orbits Salan at a mean distance of 1.06 AU (158.6 million km), within the habitable zone. It has an orbital period of 394 days 16 hours and a rotation period of 18.5 hours. The axial tilt is 15 degrees. Erenim has a diameter of 10,903 km, a density of 5.72 g/cm³, and a surface gravity of 0.89 G. The world is geologically active. Its atmosphere is rated as Dense, with a mean surface pressure of 1.73 bar and a composition of 81% nitrogen, 18% oxygen, and 1% argon, water vapour, carbon dioxide, neon and other trace gases. Approximately 59% of the surface is covered in oceans of liquid water: average tidal ranges exceed 0.3m. Mean surface temperature: 26°C. The atmosphere is dynamic and strong weather systems driven by the star and the oceans scour the surface. The climate is seasonal.

Satellites[edit]

Erenim retains two natural satellites, a pair of cratered vacuum worldlets named Carsen and Dolmen:

(IVa) Carsen (UWP H300000-0, orbiting at 11 Diameters/284,000 km)
(IVb) Dolman (UWP H200000-0, orbiting at 35 Diameters/284,000 km).

Mainworld geography and topography[edit]

Total surface area: 373 million km², Water surface area: 220 million km², Land surface area: 153 million km². Four rugged, mountainous continents, the largest covering much of the southern hemisphere and extending to the southern polar regions. Many large islands and archipelagos. Deep oceans.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

Extensive native life.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Erenim is a pleasant agricultural world and one of the original Seven Colonies.

World Starport[edit]

Erenim 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]

Erenim possesses a Technology Level of TL–6.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Telephone, radio, and television.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Early fission power generation, advanced water and wind generation of electricity.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Improved automobiles, early ATV's, and dedicated AFV's.
    • Water: Amphibious vehicles, improved submersibles, and early SCUBA gear.
    • Air: Early jet aircraft and rotorcraft VTOL's.
    • Space: Early unmanned rocket delivery systems and early manned orbital rockets.

World Government[edit]

Erenim 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]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Erenim's main export is Senn Powder, an expensive spice that induces a mild sense of euphoria. Senn Powder is derived from the stamen of tiny sharp-leafed Razor Orchids: hundreds of flowers will only produce a few grams of stamen. Vast, heavily guarded orchid farms dominate inhabited areas.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

Population 20,000,000

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

Erenim is one of the original Seven Colonies.

World Timeline[edit]

  • 2256AD. The first human outpost is established on Erenim.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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