Urcor (world)

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Urcor/Ras Tennol (Far Home 2312)
Classic Era (1115)
A4027A9-B
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population7 Moderate (10 million)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F9 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 3
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Urcor is a non-agricultural, preindustrial, icy vacuum world, warranting hazardous environment precautions.

  • Its surface is ice-capped with little or no atmosphere and nearly all of its water frozen.
  • It is unable to produce quality foodstuffs and must import them.
  • It is a world working toward being an industrial powerhouse but lacks an adequate workforce to do so.
  • This is a frozen world, with a climate of extremely low temperatures.
  • It is a member of the Worlds of The Leader in the Ras Tennol Subsector of Far Home Sector, which is part of the Distant Fringe.


Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

This star system is detailed using the Fringian Variant System Description.

Monostellar System[edit]

Urcor Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Urcor Primary Yellow-White F9 V None

System Data[edit]

Lanchen-Urcor System[edit]

The primary is Lanchen, an ordinary yellow-white main sequence star. It has a luminosity of 1.668 Sols, a mass of 1.092 Sols, and a diameter of 1.536 million km. The inner system consists of (II) a vacuum inner world, and (III) a corrosive atmosphere inferno world – orbital position (I) is empty. (IV) a corrosive atmosphere inferno world orbits within the habitable zone. (V) Urcor, designated the mainworld, (VI) a sparse stony planetoid belt, (VII) a ringed large gas giant, (VIII-I) a small gas giant, and (VIII-II) a large gas giant form the outer system. Many of the worlds retain satellites.

Mainworld Data[edit]

(V) Urcor[edit]

(V) Urcor is designated the mainworld. It orbits Lanchen at a mean distance of 1.74 AU (139.1 million km), within the H+ region of the outer system. It has an orbital period of 2 years 72 days and a rotation period of 78 hours. The axial tilt is 5 degrees. Urcor has a diameter of 6,017 km, a density of 6.05 g/cm³, and a surface gravity of 0.52 G. The world is geologically inert. Its atmosphere is rated as Vacuum. Approximately 14% of the surface is covered in sheets of crystalline water-ice. Mean surface temperature: -85°C.

Satellites[edit]

Urcor retains two natural satellites, a pair of tiny vacuum worldlets named Kusa and Mallion:

(Va) Kusa (UWP YS00000-0, orbiting at 6 Diameters/35,000 km)
(Vb) Mallion (UWP YS00000-0, orbiting at 7 Diameters/45,000 km)

Mainworld Size (S)[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Atmosphere (A)[edit]

TBD

Mainworld Hydrosphere (H)[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

Total surface area: 114 million km², Land surface area: 98 million km², Water surface area: 16 million km².

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

Lanchen-Urcor System[edit]

No world in the system is known to have native life.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

World Starport (Sp)[edit]

Urcor 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.
  • War footing (government modifier x1.5).
  • Port Capacity: 120,000 dTons

Facilities[edit]

Port facilities within the system include:

World Population (P)[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

Population 80,000,000

  • Humaniti, population 95%
  • Other, population 5%

World Government (G)[edit]

Urcor has a Charismatic Dictator an dis a Charismatic Dictatorship government.

  • It is a government by a single leader enjoying the confidence of the citizens.
  • The typical power source of this government is a Popular Autocracy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is an Empire.

World Law Level (L)[edit]

No information yet available.

World Technology Level (TL)[edit]

Urcor possesses a Technology Level of TL–11 or TL-B in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Military[edit]

  • The Legion
  • Loyal Army of Urcor

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

World Infrastructure[edit]

This world possesses TBD infrastructure.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

World Language/s[edit]

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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