Inferno World

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Inferno Worlds possess extremely high temperatures, outside of inhabitability parameters and the far from the Habitable Zone.

Description / Specifications[edit]

The typical inferno world is both tectonically and volcanically active, often with magma rivers and spewing geysers of superheated lava.

Planetary Characteristics[edit]

Inferno Worlds or Infernos are worlds with extremely high temperatures. Burning, churning ball of fire. Typically a rocky core.

TC Non-temperate World Series (Inhospitable) (IISS Scout Handbook, pgs. 490-491)
Type Code Size Atm Hyd Pop Gov Law Remarks
Inferno World None 23456789 -- 0 -- -- -- Inferno World. HZ -2.
Hot World Ho -- -- -- -- -- -- Hot. HZ -1.
Cold World Co -- -- -- -- -- -- Cold. HZ+1.
Frozen World Fr 23456789 -- 123456789A -- -- -- Frozen. HZ +2 or outer.

Probably Planetary Orbit & Climate[edit]

An Inferno World is a burning ball of fiery solids.

World Placement by Zone (IISS Scout Handbook, pgs. 490-491) (← starward) Habitable Zone / HZ] (staraway →)
TC Inner (-) HZ-2 HZ-1 HZ HZ+1 HZ+2 Outer (+) Remote & Far Systems Remarks
Inferno World Yes Yes Yes Unlikely - - - - Inferno Worlds are most often located starwards of a system’s primary star.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

The typical inferno world is both tectonically and volcanically active, often with magma rivers and spewing geysers of superheated lava.

The technological challenges of occupying an inferno world mean that few if any of such worlds are ever visited or inhabited by sophont species.

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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