Khulim (world)

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Khulim/Argi (Dagudashaag 1039)
Milieu 1116
B554410-B
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population4 Moderate (80 thousand)
Government1 Company/Corporation
Law0 No Law
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary M1 V M8 V
Worlds 10
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Company or Corporation
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 1516
Army size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 11
Economic Extension
C34-3
ResourcesCVery abundant
Labor3Low (8 thousand)
Infrastructure4 Very limited
Efficiency-3Poor
Importance 1
Resource Units 101
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 655
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 5
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 745
Port passengers (annual) 100

Khulim is a world suited to becoming an agricultural world, but with a population between 10,000 and 100,000 sophonts, but lacks the capability to produce or process sufficient resources to export its projected agricultural produce. The world is tropical with a hot, though still habitable, climate at the upper limits of human comfort. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Argi Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Khulim, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and a baronet. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This world has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships. During the Long Night this world was named Giikhapuur.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

The world's landmass consists of a single continent, a jungle consisting mainly of fungus and lichen cover most of it. The spores released by the massive jungles of fungus render the air unbreathable for two months a year and they can lodge in an individual’s lungs, growing inside, slowly suffocating the carrier.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Khulim Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Khulim Primary Primary Red M1 V
Khulim Companion Secondary Red M8 V


History and background[edit]

Due to the dangers involved, only indentured personnel actually stay on the planet. The companies maintain bases in order to search for and gather various fungus but in particular the large fungi known as Golden Spores which can restore vitality and health (but not youth or regeneration) to the human organism.

References and contributors[edit]

This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

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