Lagash (world)

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Lagash/Sol (Solomani Rim 2121)
Interstellar Wars
C667644-5
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics7 Wet World 70%
Population6 Moderate (1 million)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
Classic Era (1115)
A667A8B-F
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics7 Wet World 70%
PopulationA High (50 billion)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
LawB Extreme Law (control of movement)
Tech LevelF High Stellar (anagathics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G0 V K7 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 4
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Lagash is a high-population garden world with a billion or more sophonts in population size and a near-ideal utopian environment conducive to most sophonts.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

It is a garden world with one small moon.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Lagash Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Lagash Primary Primary Yellow G0 V
Lagash Companion Secondary Orange K7 V


IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2121 Lagash (Imperial Subsector Capital)

Starport: Class V - Naval Base.

Diameter: 5,900 miles (9,400 km). Gravity: 0.60g.
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 68%.
Climate: Normal.
Population: 21 billion.
Government: Meritocracy.
Control Level: 6.
Tech Level: 12.
World Trade Number: 6.5.


System Data[edit]

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World Data[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

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History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Lagash (world)|Lagash is a high-population garden world with one small moon, located in Sol Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Lagash, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of two members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Lagash has an excellent quality starport.

  • A Class-A Starport Facility has very well developed shipyards and is capable of producing first rate starships.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform not only major repair work, but overhaul work as well.
  • This facility has advanced refueling and refining infrastructure. One may purchase practically any kind of refined fuel here.
  • Almost every starport of this class possesses both a Lowport and a Highport. Sometimes multiple ports of each type.

World Technology Level[edit]

Lagash possesses a Technology Level of TL-15 or TL-F in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Lagash has a Civil Service Bureaucracy government.

  • It is a government by agencies employing individuals selected for their expertise.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Unitary State.
  • Lagash is a member of the Imperium, the subsector capital, and contains a Naval Base.
  • Non-canon Data: The Lagash system (E66796A-3) currently has an Amber rating. Terran Republic Marine forces are currently engaged in mop up operations on Lagash after successfully conquering those regions of that world not already held by Lagashian Gabreelists. Travel to certain areas of Lagash is still regarded as potentially dangerous due to terrorist activity.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

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Trade Data[edit]

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World Demographics[edit]

  • With 50 billion inhabitants, it is the most highly populated world in the subsector.

World Culture[edit]

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Historical Data[edit]

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World Timeline[edit]

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UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

Lagash was first settled during the Ziru Sirka; the Vilani established a series of smaller outposts on the worlds of the “Lagash Trace” trailing from Nusku (Solomani Rim 1822). Following the Third Interstellar War the Vilani abandoned these worlds which were then claimed by the Terran Confederation. Terran settlement began in earnest following the Eighth Interstellar War.

Toward the end of the Long Night Lagash became an important trade link with the Vegan and Vilani worlds to Coreward. Lagash welcomed the Imperium and soon became a loyal member.

Under the rule of the Solomani Confederation Lagash was considered a hotbed of radical ideology and subject to SolSec purges. As a result, following the Rim War Lagash was rewarded for its moderate views by the Imperium with an early lifting of military rule. In 1032 Lagash was made subsector capital, displacing the traditional role of Terra (Solomani Rim 1827). The current ruling noble family, the von Ritterburgs, were elevated to ducal status in 1033 after the former Duke of Sol died without heir.

The Pan-Galactic Friends of Life, an ecological activist group with chapters throughout the Imperial worlds of the Solomani Rim, was founded on Lagash in 1073.

Additional Notes[edit]

Lagash appears on the Imperium game map. Like several Imperial system on that map, the name has a Sumerian origin. Lagash was a Sumerian city northwest of the confluence of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, in what is now southeastern Iraq.

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