Khan (Da 0802) (world)

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Khan/Mimu (Dagudashaag 0802)
Milieu 1116
C89A5A9-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size8 Large (12,800 km)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population5 Moderate (100 thousand)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary K2 V M1 V M7 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Charismatic dictatorship
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 6368
Army size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
742-1
Resources7Few
Labor4Moderate (10 thousand)
Infrastructure2 Extremely limited
Efficiency-1Average
Importance -2
Resource Units 50
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Khan is a water world with 90% or more of its surface covered in an ocean of water. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Mimu Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Lancian Cultural Region and the Domain of Vland. Khan, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This world contains an Imperial Scout Base, capable of handling Scout Service starships and personnel. During the Long Night this world was named Shir.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

Khan is a water world, but only just. If this had been a normal planet with mountains of any size then dry land would cover most of the surface. However Khan is almost perfectly flat and so the surface is covered to a depth of three metres on average with water. The single city is built surrounded by dikes five metres in height which have allowed the water to be pumped away and a ‘normal’ city and starport to be constructed.

Trinary Solar System[edit]

Khan Trinary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Khan Primary Primary Orange K2 V
Khan Companion Secondary Red M1 V
Khan Far Companion Tertiary Red M7 V


History and background[edit]

The population is primarily employed in fishing industry though in reality there are no fish on the planet. Instead the locals hunt for edible flatworms, which when cooked and ground down forms a large part of the local population’s staple diet as well as providing the planet’s main export.

The local leader is Tartess (literally Wisdom) Shahiim Abbas and such is his popularity that the local people have continually refused his offer to stand down and have an elected government instead.

References and contributors[edit]

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