Nusku (SR 1822) (world)

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Nusku/Sol (Solomani Rim 1822)
Classic Era (1115)
A569943-F
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics9 Wet World 90%
Population9 High (3 billion)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelF High Stellar (anagathics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K5 V K7 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 4
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Nusku is a high-population, pre-rich world with a billion or more sophonts in population size.

  • It lacks adequate resources to expand its economy to a rich status.
  • Its economy and population are rapidly growing and living conditions are expected to quickly rise barring outside forces.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Sol Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector in the Domain of Sol.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

It is located on the Corridor chain.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Nusku Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Nusku Primary Primary Orange K5 V 61 Cygni A
Nusku Companion Secondary Orange K7 V 61 Cygni B ("Anlagar")


IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

1822 Nusku (Imperial)

Starport: Class V.

Diameter: 5,300 miles (8,500 km). Gravity: 0.59g.
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 86%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 3.4 billion.
Government: Representative Democracy.
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 12.
World Trade Number: 6.


System Data[edit]

The mainworld orbits the star 61 Cygni A.

  • The companion star, 61 Cygni B, is called Anlagar (Anglic: Anlagar) by the Vilani, and is visible from the surface of Nusku even during the daytime.

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Nusku was colonized by the First Imperium and was the first major Vilani world to be conquered by the Terran Confederation.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822), as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822) has an excellent quality starport.

  • A Class-A Starport Facility has very well developed shipyards and is capable of producing first rate starships.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform not only major repair work, but overhaul work as well.
  • This facility has advanced refueling and refining infrastructure. One may purchase practically any kind of refined fuel here.
  • Almost every starport of this class possesses both a Lowport and a Highport. Sometimes multiple ports of each type.

World Technology Level[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822) possesses a Technology Level of TL–15 or TL-F in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822) has a Representative Democracy government.

  • It is a government by elected representatives.
  • The typical power source of this government is a Republic.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Unitary State .

World Law Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

Most of its population has long been of mixed Vilani-Solomani ancestry.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

World Language/s[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

World Infrastructure[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

Nusku was a strategic target for both the Terran forces and the Aasha Ziru Sirka throughout the Interstellar Wars. It changed hands three times: conquered by the Terrans in the Third Interstellar War, it was recaptured by the Aasha Ziru Sirka in the Fourth Interstellar War, and recaptured for good by the Confederation in the Fifth Interstellar War.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

Additional Notes[edit]

Nusku appears on the Imperium game map. Like several Imperial worlds on that map, its name has an ancient Mesopotamian origin, although unlike most of the relevant worlds, the name is not Sumerian, but Akkadian. Nusku was a Babylonian/Assyrian god of fire and light. The same god was known as Gibil in Sumerian.

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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