Shukain (world)

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Shukain/Old Suns (Dagudashaag 0909)
Milieu 1116
C6B1689-8
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km)
AtmosphereB Exotic (corrosive)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population6 Moderate (4 million)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary M4 II
Worlds 7
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Civil service bureaucracy
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 7469
Army size (BEs) 2
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
C52-1
ResourcesCVery abundant
Labor5Moderate (400 thousand)
Infrastructure2 Extremely limited
Efficiency-1Average
Importance -2
Resource Units 108
GWP (BCr) 5
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 620
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 4,400
Port employees 615
Port passengers (annual) 100

Shukain has an exotic, corrosive, or insidious atmosphere with a small percentage of liquid, but not water, on the surface. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Old Suns Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Shukain, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This world contains an Imperial Scout Base, capable of handling Scout Service starships and personnel.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

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Monostellar System[edit]

Shukain Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Shukain Primary Primary Red M4 II


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

During the Long Night this world was named Khuunis.

The oppressive atmosphere of Shukain has limited the development of the world - the very hot, insidious gaseous mix has restricted colonisation to the polar ore fields. Here the factory-mines produce raw materials for export to industrial complexes on Giinashkhid (Dagudashaag 1502). The mines are enclosed in domes; each a self-contained functionally independent of each other. There are several councils regulating every facet of the life and operation of domes/mines.

The scout base is situated on the world of Bellik, the next orbit out from Shukain, where there is a research station undertaking studies on the system’s primary.

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