Lortox (world)

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Lortox/Siridor (Mavuzog 1612)
Classic Era (1115)
C422532-A
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population5 Moderate (300 thousand)
Government3 Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy
Law2 Low Law (no energy weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K9 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 0
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Lortox is a poor, nonindustrial hellworld with a population struggling to survive in an inhospitable environment.

  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes even hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants. Survivors often form intense survival skills and tend to be grim realists.
  • It requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.
  • This dangerous world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors.
  • This world is a "Twilight Zone World", a planet that is tidally-locked to its primary world, giving a hot pole, a cold pole and a twilight zone in-between.
  • It is a member world of the Korsumug Empire located in the Siridor Subsector of Mavuzog Sector.
  • About 80% of the population is composed of baseline humans.
  • About 20% of the population is composed of Jaibok.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Lortox Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Lortox Primary Orange K9 V None


System Data[edit]

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World starport[edit]

Lortox 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]

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

World government[edit]

Lortox has a Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy government.

  • It is a government by a restricted minority, with little or no input from the masses.
  • 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]

  • Resources 5 (Scarce)
  • Labor 4 (Tens of thousands)
  • Infrastructure 5 (Limited)
  • Efficiency -3 (Poor)

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

Population 300,000

World Culture[edit]

  • Homogeneity 7 (Discordant)
  • Acceptance 5 (Very aloof)
  • Strangeness 4 (Somewhat distinct)
  • Symbols 7 (Somewhat concrete)

Historical data[edit]

No information yet available.

World timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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