Guaran (world)

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Guaran/Hive (Ricenden 0827)
Classic Era (1115)
A565800-F
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics5 Wet World 50%
Population8 Moderate (000 million)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech LevelF High Stellar (anagathics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K1 V M0 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 0
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Guaran is a rich, pre-agricultural world with a moderate population over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in size.

  • The world's agricultural industry is growing and some economists forecast an explosion in this world's agribusiness in the near future as new agro-technology and a more capable labor force are imported.
  • This is a rich world with a prosperous and thriving world economy.
  • This world has high-grade living conditions with a good climate and a non-harmful environment. As such, this world is much sought after with large queues for immigration here.
  • The world has a Data Repository or a centralized collection of information and data.
  • The world serves as the subsector capital.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • This is a moist tundra world, with a climate of cold temperatures.
  • It is a member of the Hive Federation in the Hive Subsector of Ricenden Sector.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Guaran orbits Primary at 0.646 AU (orbit number 2) with a period of 187 days. Guaran rotates on its axis once in about 20 hours. Orbital eccentricity is negligible.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Guaran Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Guaran Primary Primary Orange K1 V Phlahsniy ("Primary")
Guaran Companion Secondary Red M0 V Phlaguu ("Eyestalk")


System Data[edit]

Guaran is a binary (two-star) solar system.

  • Guaran orbits Primary, a close binary star.
  • Stellar Data: Primary is a K1 V star which is dimmer and cooler than Sol. Luminosity is 0.35 sol. Effective temperature is 4740°K. Radius is 0.834 sol. Mass is 0.77 sol.
  • Primary has a red dwarf companion (M0 V) with a mass of 0.26 sol and a radius of 0.18 sol. This companion (called the Eyestalk because of its resemblance to a Hiver eye) makes a negligible contribution to the overall brightness of Primary.

Mainworld Data[edit]

World Physical Data: Guaran is 7,900 kilometers in diameter and has a standard atmosphere. Half of the world is covered with water oceans (divided by the continents into distinct six seas); icecaps cover about 10% of the polar regions. The average temperature for Guaran is 27.9°C.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

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Native Sophont (NIL): Hiver[edit]

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History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World Starport[edit]

Guaran has an excellent quality starport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Guaran possesses a Technology Level of TL–15 or TL-F in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Guaran has no well-defined government structure.

  • In many cases, tribal, clan or family bonds predominate.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Pantocracy or Chaos.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Confederation (Anarchy).
  • World Social Data: Guaran has no formal government; most governmental functions are carried out by Hiver nests. Effective law level on Guaran is zero; restraints on action exist at the nest level. Guaran has a technological level of F, which is the general maximum within the Hive Federation.

World Law Level[edit]

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World Military[edit]

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World Economy[edit]

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Trade Data[edit]

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World Demographics[edit]

Guaran has a population of 870 million, of which 90% are Hivers; the remaining 10% are various client races.

World Culture[edit]

Cultural Notes: Guaran holds no special position of importance in the Hive Federation; originally the world was the Federation capital, but cosmopolitan influences and a desire to have a non-Hiver world as the seat of government for the combined Hiver and non-Hiver populations of the Federation led to its transfer to Glea in 410. As the original Hiver homeworld, Guaran is a continuing tourist attraction, and millions of Hivers visit annually.

World Language/s[edit]

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Urbanization[edit]

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World Infrastructure[edit]

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Historical Data[edit]

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World Timeline[edit]

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UWP Listing[edit]

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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