Ursthae (world)

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Ursthae/Engakhs (Knoellighz 1014)
Milieu 1116
E9B0000-0
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size9 Large (14,400 km, 1.03g - 1.33g)
AtmosphereB Exotic (corrosive)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population0 Barren (0)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech Level0 Pre-Industrial (primitive)
See also UWP
jumpmap?sector=Knoellighz&hex=1014&options=8451&jump=3&scale=32&junk=junk.png
Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary F9 V D
Worlds 9
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government No government
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 0000
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 0
Economic Extension
900+0
Resources9Moderate
Labor0Barren (0)
Infrastructure0 Non-existent
Efficiency+0Average
Importance Extension -3
Resource Units 0
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 0
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Ursthae is a barren hellworld, which would challenge the survival of nearly any sophont in Charted Space if it weren't already barren.

  • As a barren world, it has no overt population, government, or law level.
  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants.
  • This world could probably be populated by very determined colonists if any had an inclination to do so... It is a Vargr dominated Non-Aligned world in the Engakhs Subsector of Knoellighz Sector.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Ursthae Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Ursthae Primary Primary Yellow-White F9 V
Ursthae Companion Secondary White Dwarf D


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Ursthae (Knoellighz 1014) E9B0000-0 Ba De Lt was found to have too dangerous atmosphere to colonize after its initial survey. Insufficient interest and funds and a lack of public drive has marginalized this world in favor of its Jump 1 neighbor in the Engakhs Independent Cluster, Zovoe (Knoellighz 1013). An orbital-drop beacon was soft-landed at the lowest altitude salt flat far below the corrosive, upper atmosphere of this Desert world. Though the surface gravity of Ursthae was palatable to the colonists from Khezoeridosai (Knoellighz 1212), Zovoe’s similar gravity was more appealing. Thus, Ursthae is overlooked and undesired for much more than smugglers trading in dead-drop, Cutter pickups labelled the “Cutter Runs”. Lacking Gas Giants and empty of planetoid belts, there is little-to-none attraction to this system.

Relegated to resource mining sometime in the future, there are no mining operations as of 1105. In 1118, zuchai crystals were found in the crust by a second survey team and kept a Khezoeridosai state secret. Operations to extract the finds were clandestinely conducted under the collective noses of the other colonies and enriched the shipbuilding industry even further thanks to the monopoly they possessed already.

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