Onon (world)

From Traveller Wiki - Science-Fiction Adventure in the Far future
Jump to: navigation, search
Onon/Core (Core 2017)
Milieu 0
E576244-4
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population2 Low (800)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech Level4 Industrial (combustion)
Classic Era (1115)
E576321-7
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population3 Low (7 thousand)
Government2 Participating Democracy
Law1 Low Law (no explosives, poison gas)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M1 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 1
jumpmap?sector=Core&hex=2017&options=8451&jump=3&scale=32&junk=junk.png
Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Onon is a low-population world with a population of less than 10,000 sophonts in size.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Imperial geologists and astrophysicists are scrutinizing Onon it is currently in a period of violent geological upheaval.

  • Onon has been and still is a favorite research ground for the more daring planetologists.

Monostellar System[edit]

Onon Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Onon Primary Red M1 V None


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

A low population world in the Core Subsector of the Core Sector.

  • Onon is a member of the Imperium.
  • During the First Imperium, Onon was relatively quiet (geologically speaking), and a band of unsuspecting Vilani colonists settled there. Three hundred years later, Onon's entire crust shifted, causing a massive outbreak of vulcanism around the globe. The colony was utterly wiped out - all that remains of the first colony are some scant tech level 9 ruins. The world's geological history in the centuries since has been unstable at best.
  • In approximately the year -4300, the world of Onon was resettled by colonist who later found it to be a non-optimal world, having used up its natural resources fairly soon after its establishment. Its tainted oceans swarmed with inedible fish, and a pervasive "scum" that left a strange purple-green coloration on its beaches tinted its coastal landscape. Long ago, the Masters of Onon had decided to evacuate their world and migrate to a new home on the edge of the Great Rift, gifting their world to the Emperor as a personal possession in the process.
  • The Imperial coffers rebuilt the Master's Palace into a retreat from the cares and responsibilities of government. The underground tunnels and the Old City were refurbished and rebuilt to house the numerous Imperial servants, bureaucrats, and caretakers.
  • The old starport has fallen to ruin; yachts and shuttles that visit the city land at the Old City Plaza outside the ceremonial gate to the palace.
  • The Empress Margaret I died in a tunnel collapse beneath the Old City in 736.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Onon, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

62px-Information icon.svg.png This article is missing content for one or more detailed sections. Additional details are required to complete the article. You can help the Traveller Wiki by expanding it.

This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com