Shankida (world)

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Shankida/Remnants (Dagudashaag 1321)
Milieu 1116
C552997-A
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population9 High (6 billion)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary M1 V M2 V
Worlds 13
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 3
Cultural Details
Government Impersonal bureaucracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 9B5A
Army size (BEs) 15000
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
G8C+2
ResourcesGExtremely abundant
Labor8Moderate (600 million)
InfrastructureC Very extensive
Efficiency+2Good
Importance 2
Resource Units 3,072
GWP (BCr) 17,568
World Trade Number 5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 30,482
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 5
Building Capacity (Tons) 6,899,999
Port employees 2,945
Port passengers (annual) 42,600

Shankida has a scarcity of water and a relatively sparse atmosphere. The system has a population over 1 billion sophonts. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Remnants Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Shankida, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a count. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. During the Long Night this world was named Shankida.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

Shankida is a member of the Dagudashaag Main.

Shankida is a small hot ball of a planet, with a thin atmosphere, low hydrographics, and in a close orbit of the primary star. The entire population live in deep caves which open on the shores of the two inland seas and lead deep below the sea beds.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Shankida Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Shankida Primary Primary Red M1 V
Shankida Companion Secondary Red M2 V


History and background[edit]

Shankida was settled by the Ziadd early in the eighth century, the society is self-sufficient, and most everyone is single minded and self-opinionated.

Indenturing is common on Shankida; all children are owned and must work their way to freedom by repaying society for their upbringing and education. Those that do not achieve freedom (about 40%), remain indentured for their entire lives. The penalties for abusing indentured servants are fairly severe, and culturally mistreating servants is viewed as a mental disorder.

References and contributors[edit]

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