Nassin (world)

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Nassin/Demon's Eye (Far Home 1627)
Classic Era (1115)
C6A1358-A
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
AtmosphereA Exotic
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population3 Low (4 thousand)
Government5 Feudal Technocracy
Law8 High Law (controlled blades)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K2 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 0
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Nassin is a low population, fluidic hellworld of less than 10,000 sophonts struggling to survive in a inhospitable environment.

  • A fluid world has an oceanic geography of a liquid other than water such as ammonia, methane, hydrocarbons, or other exotic liquids.
  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants.
  • It is a member of the Rimward Federation in the Demon's Eye Subsector of Far Home Sector, which is part of the Distant Fringe.


Astrography and Planetology[edit]

This star system is detailed using the Fringian Variant System Description.

Monostellar System[edit]

Nassin Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Nassin Primary Orange K2 V


System Data[edit]

Colber-Nassin System[edit]

The primary is Colber, an ordinary orange main sequence star. It has a luminosity of 0.284 Sols, a mass of 0.723 Sols, and a diameter of 1.073 million km. The inner system consists of (I) a trace atmosphere inner world, and (II) a very thin atmosphere hospitable world. (III) Nassin orbits within the habitable zone and is designated the mainworld. (IV) an exotic atmosphere hospitable world, (V) an exotic atmosphere bigworld, (VI) a trace atmosphere iceworld, and (VII) a vacuum worldlet form the outer system. Many of the worlds retain satellites.

Mainworld Data[edit]

(III) Nassin[edit]

(III) Nassin is designated the mainworld. It orbits Colber at a mean distance of 0.77 AU (115.2 million km), within the habitable zone. It has an orbital period of 290 days 6 hours and a rotation period of 25 hours. The axial tilt is 23 degrees. Nassin has a diameter of 10,333 km, a density of 4.69 g/cm³, and a surface gravity of 0.69 G. Tidal stresses generated by the gravitational pull of its large close moon cause constant geological activity. Its atmosphere is rated as Exotic, with a mean surface pressure of 0.74 bar and a composition of 96% nitrogen (N2), 2% carbon dioxide (CO2), 1% argon (Ar), and 1% carbon monoxide (CO), abiotic oxygen (O2), water vapor (H2O), sulfur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), neon (Ne) and other trace gases. Approximately 11% of the surface is covered in sheets of water-ice. Mean surface temperature: -23°C. The climate is rated as Cold and experiences moderate seasonal changes during the local year. The atmosphere is active and moderate weather systems driven by the star sweep across the globe.

Satellite[edit]

Nassin retains a single natural satellite, an exotic atmosphere hospitable world named Parter:

(IIIa) Parter (UWP H4A0000-0, orbiting at 8 Diameters/83,000 km)

Mainworld Geography and Topography[edit]

Total surface area: 335 million km², Land surface area: 298 million km², Ice surface area: 37 million km².

Native Lifeforms[edit]

Colber-Nassin System[edit]

No world in the system is known to have native life.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World starport[edit]

Nassin 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]

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

World government[edit]

Nassin has a Feudal Technocracy government.

  • It is a government by specific individuals for those who agree to be ruled. Relationships are based on the performance of technical activities which are mutually-beneficial.
  • 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]

No information yet available.

Trade data[edit]

No information yet available.

World demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World culture[edit]

No information yet available.

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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