Lumnu (world)

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Lumnu/Argi (Dagudashaag 1432)
Milieu 1116
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics8 Wet World 80%
Population1 Low (70)
Government0 No Government structure
Law1 Low Law (no explosives, poison gas)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
Jump map from [1]
System Details
Primary K7 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government No government
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 1116
Army size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
Labor0Barren (7)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance 0
Resource Units 3
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 2
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Lumnu supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Argi Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Lumnu, 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 Ashshur.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

Lumnu is a member of the Dagudashaag Main.

Monostellar System[edit]

Lumnu Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Lumnu Primary Orange K7 V

History and background[edit]

A small trade port, known as "Death and Glory", is the only permanent population on the surface.

Lumnu had been a prosperous colony during the First Imperium and throughout the Long Night. In –477 the Aakhri conquered the system and enslaved its people. Thousands of Lumnu were sent back to Argi to become bondsmen. A ruling class of Aakhri ruled over the planet for hundreds of years until finally overthrown by a slave revolt. In -10 Lumnu declared itself a free planet once more only the Imperium to arrive in 40 and subjugate the planet again.

The population began to die of a mysterious plague in 366 which caused severe physical mutation. The planet was quarantined. It was discovered that victims removed from the planet stopped mutating (though they were unable to be cured) and appeared to no longer carry any traces of the plague.

In 369 the decision was made to evacuate the planet completely. Scientists are still unable to find a reason for Lumnuan Plague though it appears to be still active on the surface. Today, various salvage companies risk the surface in full body armour salvaging items from the old cities.

References and contributors[edit]

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  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from