Lamdas (world)

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Lamdas/Bolivar (Dagudashaag 0638)
Milieu 1116
B541330-9
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population3 Low (6 thousand)
Government3 Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy
Law0 No Law
Tech Level9 Early Stellar (fusion)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary K7 V M7 V
Worlds 12
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Self-perpetuating oligarchy
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 1314
Army size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 9
Economic Extension
921-4
Resources9Moderate
Labor2Low (600)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance 0
Resource Units 11
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Lamdas has a tainted unbreathably thin atmosphere and very little surface water. The system supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Bolivar Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Lamdas, 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 Liuduuze.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

Its low oxygen levels and little free-standing water have prevented any serious colonization effort.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Lamdas Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Lamdas Primary Primary Orange K7 V
Lamdas Companion Secondary Red M7 V


Point of Interest: Terraforming Evaluation[edit]

Scout Service engineers are undertaking a feasibility study (as part of the Bolivar terraforming initiative) on simultaneously raising oxygen and water levels. A recent study has shown substantial quantities of water trapped below the polar and sub-polar surface, in the form of complex water-methane ice silicates. The terraforming feasibility is an ongoing project designed to provide much needed environment for colonization.

History and background[edit]

The IISS has recently finished a hundred-year program on Rruekhsik (Dagudashaag 0738) to raise the atmosphere pressure and available water and aims to use the same successful methods to develop Lamdas.

References and contributors[edit]

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