Masiruu (world)

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Masiruu/Arnakhish (Dagudashaag 2106)
Milieu 1116
B0006B7-A
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size0 Asteroid/Planetoid Belt
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population6 Moderate (4 million)
GovernmentB Non-Charismatic Dictator
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary K4 V M9 V
Worlds 14
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Non-charismatic dictatorship
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 675A
Army size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
A55+1
ResourcesAAbundant
Labor5Moderate (400 thousand)
Infrastructure5 Limited
Efficiency+1Average
Importance 1
Resource Units 250
GWP (BCr) 9
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 3,740
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 4,400
Port employees 290
Port passengers (annual) 4,000

Masiruu is a ring of many small planetoids not capable of retaining an atmosphere or water. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Arnakhish Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Masiruu, 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 has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships. During the Long Night this world was named Nadvluur Khuum.

Masiruu System
Arnakhish/Dagudashaag 2106
Position Distance Name UWP
Primary Urudu K4 V
1 0.2 AU Kinshasa F465538-A
2 0.4 AU UN X1000000-0
3 0.7 AU UN X2000000-0
4 1.6 AU UN Small GG
5 5000 AU UN M9 V
1 0.17AU   Masiruu B0006B7-A

Astrography and planetology[edit]

The system's primary, an orange main sequence star called Urudu, has a family of three planets and one gas giant. Kinshasa, the innermost of the three planets has a temperate climate, native life, and an independent government. Kinshasa was designated the main world, but with continued growth within the Masiruu asteroid belt emphasis has shifted away from it.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Masiruu Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Urudu Primary Orange K4 V
Urudu Companion Secondary Red M9 V


System Data[edit]

Masiruu is two separate star systems approximately 5,000 AU apart. The extensive asteroid belt designated as the main world orbits the secondary star in the system. It contains a significant number of large nickel-iron bodies and is a major source of industrial quality metals and minerals.

One enormous rock has been hollowed out and serves as the starport. Known locally as Primus, it is run by a matriarch who controls an extensive bureaucracy. Various Megacorporations and mining consortiums work areas of the belt. All pay heavy duties and taxes to the Matriarch for the privilege of a mining license. The port includes an Imperial Navy reserve base which houses destroyer escorts from 2318th and 2319th patrol flotillas.

History and background[edit]

The community on Primus rely on Kinshasa for bulk food shipments, and Kinshasa makes sure that it receives fair payment.

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