Orchard (world)

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Orchard/Nisaga (Empty Quarter 3012)
Milieu 1116
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population5 Moderate (600 thousand)
Government7 Balkanization
Law5 Moderate Law (no concealable weapons)
Tech Level9 Early Stellar (fusion)
See also UWP
Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary G0 V
Worlds 13
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Balkanization
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 3637
Army Size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 9
Economic Extension
ResourcesCVery abundant
Labor4Moderate (60 thousand)
Infrastructure5 Limited
Importance Extension 1
Resource Units 0
GWP (BCr) 216
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 757
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 3
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 55
Port passengers (annual) 1,000

Orchard is an agricultural world with an ideal environment for producing food from plants, animals, or other forms. The system has a population in the hundreds of thousands of sophonts. It is a Human dominated Non-Aligned world in the Nisaga Subsector of Empty Quarter Sector.

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

Part of the Orchard Cluster.

Monostellar System[edit]

Orchard Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Orchard Primary Yellow G0 V

History and Background[edit]

The Orchard Commission was the first human interstellar state in the quadrant, established in 452.

The population was largely wiped out during the Era of Horror (869-873 Imperial), with the use of gigaton EMP warheads to destroy all electrical equipment on the world.

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP Changes (all dates are Imperial Calendar)

  • T20 - 993 - Orchard 3012 B664637-9 Ag Ni 223 Na
  • CT - 1105 - Orchard 3012 B664575-9 Ag Ni 623 Na
  • MT - 1125 - Orchard 3012 B664575-9 Ag Ni 623 Na
  • TNE - 1201 - Orchard 3012 X664654-6 Ag Ni Ri B 223 Wi

References and Contributors[edit]

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