Khinumi (world)

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Khinumi/Nulinad (Empty Quarter 0537)
Milieu 1116
C540453-A
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population4 Moderate (80 thousand)
Government5 Feudal Technocracy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary G9 V G7 V
Worlds 9
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Feudal technocracy
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 1427
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
C33-3
ResourcesCVery abundant
Labor3Low (8 thousand)
Infrastructure3 Very limited
Efficiency-3Poor
Importance Extension 0
Resource Units 0
GWP (BCr) 76
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

Khinumi has both a thin tainted atmosphere and no surface water which makes habitation by sophonts difficult. The system has a population between 10,000 and a million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Nulinad Subsector of Empty Quarter Sector and in the Domain of Antares. Khinumi, 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. Less than 10% of the world's population is the Minor Race Bwap.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Part of the Sashar-Pamushgar Cluster.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Khinumi Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Khinumi Primary Primary Yellow G9 V
Khinumi Companion Secondary Yellow G7 V


System Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Data[edit]

Khinumi V, a gas giant in the Khinumi system. A small colony, Sunset Aura, is maintained within the gas giant’s breathable atmosphere – officially under the flag of the Baron of Khinumi, but really run as a joint venture of the megacorporations Makhidkarun and Tukera Lines.

Once upon a time, the gas giant was famous for its breathable layer of atmosphere: even Emperor Anguistus (reigned 326-365) publicly declared that colonizing such worlds would be the future of the Imperium, and the Ministry of Colonization has an entire department to handle gas giant terraforming and colonization. But in the end, the costs rose to astronomical heights while unexpected difficulties just kept on building on top of each other, with the entire project forgotten by the early 400s Imperial.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Settled by Vilani colonists late in the First Imperium, Khinumi’s culture changes significantly with a second wave of settlers during the Solomani expansion of the Rule of Man. Sadly, the world never fully recovered from the collapse of the Long Night.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Khinumi, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Khinumi 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]

Khinumi possesses a Technology Level of TL–10 or TL-A in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Khinumi has a Feudal Technocracy government.

  • It is a government by specific individuals for those who agree to be ruled. Relationships are based on the performance of technical activities which are mutually-beneficial.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony.

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.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP Changes (all dates are Imperial Calendar)

  • 993 – Khinumi 0537 D340553-A S De Ni Po 724 Im
  • 1105 - Khinumi 0537 C340453-A S De Lo Ni Po BwAP0 824 Im
  • 1125 - Khinumi 0537 D340461-5 De Lo Ni Po 824 Ou
  • 1201 - Khinumi 0537 X34036D-1 De Lo Ni Po B 424 Wi

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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