Fethun (world)

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Fethun/Sena (Halcyon 1223)
Classic Era (1115)
C54A587-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population5 Moderate (800 thousand)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K6 V
Planetoid Belts 4
Gas Giants 2
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Fethun is a nonindustrial water world, which has 90% or more of its surface 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.
  • 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 member of the Esaran Cultural Area in the Sena Subsector of Halcyon Sector.


Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Monostellar System[edit]

Fethun Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Fethun Primary Orange K6 V

System Data[edit]

K6 primary is an ordinary orange main sequence star. It has a luminosity of 0.072 Sols, a mass of 0.5538 Sols, and a diameter of 783,000 km.

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Fethun (1223 Halcyon) orbits at the outer edge of its primary star's habitable zone. Below the world's frigid, iceberg-littered ocean is an abundance of marine life. The world’s economy is based on harvesting and processing various marine species.

World Starport[edit]

Fethun has a routine quality starport.

  • A Class-C Starport Facility has minimal if any shipyards and can only perform extremely limited repair work.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform surprisingly sophisticated repair work despite the limited facilities.
  • This facility has refueling infrastructure and limited refining capabilities. One may purchase unrefined fuel here.
  • Starports of this class rarely have both a Lowport and a Highport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Fethun possesses a Technology Level of TL–7.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Early video and early satellite communication networks.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Early fuel cells, solar energy, and geothermal power sources.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Improved automobiles, hovercraft, and bullet trains.
    • Water: Hydrofoils and early triphibians.
    • Air: Hang gliders and supersonic jets.
    • Space: Deep space probes and interplanetary spacecraft.

World Government[edit]

Fethun has a Civil Service Bureaucracy government.

  • It is a government by agencies employing individuals selected for their expertise.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Unitary State.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

  • Resources: 8 (Moderate)
  • Labor: 4 (Tens of thousands)
  • Infrastructure: 3 (Very limited)
  • Efficiency: −1 (Average)

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World demographics[edit]

Population: 816,000.

World Culture[edit]

  • Homogeneity: 4 (Harmonious)
  • Acceptance: 3 (Xenophobic)
  • Strangeness: 5
  • Symbols: 8

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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