Kustil (world)

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Kustil/Utt (Halcyon 1633)
Classic Era (1115)
D574556-5
StarportD Poor: No Construction, Minor Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population5 Moderate (100 thousand)
Government5 Feudal Technocracy
Law6 Moderate Law (no firearms except shotguns)
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary A7 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 3
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Kustil is an agricultural, nonindustrial world still lacking adequate means to expand its economy.


Astrography and Planetology[edit]

This star system is detailed using the Fringian Variant System Description.

Monostellar System[edit]

Kustil Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Kustil Primary White A7 V

System Data[edit]

Lorali-Kustil System[edit]

The primary is Lorali, an ordinary white main sequence star. It has a luminosity of 12.84 Sols, a mass of 1.94 Sols, and a diameter of 2.449 million km. The inner system consists of (I) a sparse stony planetoid belt, (II) a vacuum worldlet, (III) a trace atmosphere worldlet, (IV) a corrosive atmosphere inferno world, (V) a very thin atmosphere inner world, and (VI) a corrosive atmosphere inferno world. (VII) Kustil orbits within the habitable zone and is designated the mainworld. (VIII) a sparse stony planetoid belt, (IX) a large gas giant, (X) a ringed large gas giant, (XI) a vacuum iceworld, and (XII) a small gas giant form the outer system. Many of the worlds retain satellites.

Mainworld Data[edit]

(VII) Kustil[edit]

(VII) Kustil is designated the mainworld. It orbits Lorali at a mean distance of 5.28 AU (789.9 million km), within the habitable zone. It has an orbital period of 8 years days 260 hours and a rotation period of 16.5 hours. The axial tilt is 22 degrees. Kustil has a diameter of 8,269 km, a density of 5.08 g/cm³, and a surface gravity of 0.60 G. The world is geologically active. Its atmosphere is rated as Standard, Tainted, with a mean surface pressure of 0.91 bar and a composition of 78% nitrogen, 21% oxygen, and 1% argon, water vapour, carbon dioxide, neon and other trace gases. The atmospheric taint is caused by allergenic spores and pollens of organic origin. Approximately 38% of the surface is covered in seas of liquid water: average tidal ranges exceed 0.4m. Mean surface temperature: 38°C. The atmosphere is dynamic and powerful weather systems driven by the star and the seas sweep across the globe. The climate is seasonal.

Satellites[edit]

Kustil retains two natural satellites, a vacuum worldlet named Bonn and a trace atmosphere worldlet named Sano:

(VIIa) Bonn (UWP Y200000-0, orbiting at 45 Diameters/372,000 km)
(VIIb) Sano (UWP Y110000-0, orbiting at 50 Diameters/415,000 km)

Mainworld geography and topography[edit]

Total surface area: 216 million km², Land surface area: 134 million km², Water surface area: 82 million km².

Native lifeforms[edit]

Kustil has extensive, abundant native life, with organisms inhabiting every ecological niche. Their metabolic functions power the process of atmospheric renewal.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World starport[edit]

Kustil has a poor quality starport.

  • A Class-D 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.
  • Starports of this class very rarely have both a Lowport and a Highport.

World technology level[edit]

Kustil possesses a Technology Level of TL–5.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Telephone, radio, and television.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Electricity, hydrocarbon internal combustion, and the most fundamental atomic energy.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Ground cars or automobiles and tracked vehicles.
    • Water: Large ships and submersibles with steel hulls.
    • Air: Early aircraft including seaplanes and very early unmanned rockets.

World government[edit]

Kustil 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.

Historical data[edit]

No information yet available.

World timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP listing[edit]

No information yet available.

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