Jupiter (world)

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Jupiter/Sol (Solomani Rim 1827)
Classic Era (1115)
StarportL Error in Starport Decode
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See also UWP
System Details
Primary G2 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 4
Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Jupiter is a barren fluid hellworld with oceans of a liquid other than water such as ammonia, methane, or hydrocarbons, or other exotic liquids.

  • This world has no overt population, government, or law level.
  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants.
  • This world could be populated if anyone had an inclination to do so...
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Sol Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector in the Domain of Sol.
  • It is a gas giant with many moons.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Jupiter is a large gas giant in the Terran system in Sol Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

  • It is the largest planet in the system.
  • It has four major satellites (known as the Gallilean Moons, named after an ancient Terran astronomer): Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto.

Monostellar System[edit]

Jupiter Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Jupiter Primary Primary Yellow G2 V Sol

System Data[edit]

Ganymede, the largest moon in the solar system, was once a major Terran colony but abandoned early in the Rule of Man period.

  • Ganymede also houses the Zeus Institute, a branch of the University of Terra devoted to gas giant studies.

The moon Callisto contained the Byahnn Research Facility, a major Confederation military laboratory deep beneath its ice.

  • The base was captured intact in a Marine Commando raid during the Invasion of Terra and is now operated by Naval Intelligence.
  • Callisto is also an Imperial Navy fighter and system defense boat base.

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]

During the early stages of the Solomani Rim War, fierce battles were fought in Jupiter's upper atmosphere and dark rings between Imperial ships and Solomani Confederation system defense boats.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Only the mainworld of a system possesses an officially appointed or landed Imperial Noble.

  • The landed noble of this system is located at the mainworld on Terra.

World Starport[edit]

Jupiter has a good quality spaceport.

  • It does not have the facilities to handle interstellar starship traffic, only stellar system spacecraft.
  • A Class-F Starport Facility has minimal if any shipyards and can only perform extremely limited repair work.
  • This facility has many skilled personnel who can perform minor repair work.
  • This facility has refueling infrastructure and limited refining capabilities. One may purchase unrefined fuel here.
  • Spaceports of this class rarely have both a Lowport and a Highport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Jupiter possesses a Technology Level of TL–12 or TL-C in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Jupiter is a Captive Government or Colony.

  • It is a government by a leadership answerable to an outside group, a colony or conquered area.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Vassal State.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Federation .

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[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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  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com