Hilo (world)

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Hilo/Taltan (Mavuzog 2725)
Classic Era (1115)
C52358B-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics3 Wet World 30%
Population5 Moderate (200 thousand)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
LawB Extreme Law (control of movement)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K6 V M1 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 2
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Name is a poor, nonindustrial world.

  • 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.
  • This world has few prospects for economic development.
  • This world is a "Twilight Zone World", a planet that is tidally-locked to its primary world, giving a hot pole, a cold pole and a twilight zone in-between.
  • It is a member world of the Korsumug Empire located in the Taltan Subsector of Mavuzog Sector.
  • This world has a an exploration base, which bear similarity to an Imperial Scout Base, capable of handling explorer personnel and exploratory starships.
  • Around 20% of the population is composed of baseline humans.
  • Around 80% of the population is composed of Jaibok.

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

No information yet available.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Hilo Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Hilo Primary Primary Orange K6 V
Hilo Companion Secondary Red M1 V


System data[edit]

Mainworld data[edit]

Abiotic oxygen atmosphere.

Mainworld geography and topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Native lifeforms[edit]

No native life.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World starport[edit]

Hilo 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]

Hilo 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]

Hilo 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 A (Abundant)
  • Labor 4 (Tens of thousands)
  • Infrastructure 0 (Non-existent)
  • Efficiency +0 (Average)

Trade Data[edit]

Importance -2 (Unimportant)

World Demographics[edit]

Population 200,000

World Culture[edit]

  • Homogeneity 4 (Harmonious)
  • Acceptance 2 (Xenophobic)
  • Strangeness 3 (Somewhat typical)
  • Symbols 6 (Somewhat concrete)

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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