Ustral Quadrant Sector

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Ustral Quadrant Sector
Uistilrao Dark Nebula Canopus
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Alrirleih Heasairlui Yewoiauehoah Thalia
Stiy Hlol Aeahaihluil Iselle
Ftea Ouateahaaorl Kemit Adere
Ihtaois Khteaiwiyftei Oolyasiyl Ehfya
Sector Data
No. of Worlds 373
Population 1,057,543 million
Majority Control Aslan Hierate - 40%
Secondary Control Solomani Confederation - 12%
Tertiary Control Other - 48%
Domain TBD
Capital TBD
Gross Sector Product BCr6,050,641
Trade Volume BCr17,753
Imperial Coordinate -2 / -4
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The Ustral Quadrant Sector (Imperial coordinates -2/-4), is a border region Rimward of Dark Nebula and Spinward of Canopus sectors.

Meta-History & Background[edit]

Ustral Quadrant sector was designed by Douglas G. Snyder. Stellar positions were developed by Joe D. Fugate Sr. and appear in The MegaTraveller Alien, Volume 2: Solomani & Aslan (Digest Group Publications, 1991).

  1. Citations under development.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

No information yet available.

Toponyms: 1116[edit]

This sector has been known by different names to different groups over its existence including the following:

Ustral Quadrant Sector Names
Culture Toponym Polity
Third Imperium Ustral Quadrant Third Imperium
Aslan Ftahtuak Aslan Hierate
Droyne Droyne Oytrip Yatroy
Hiver Ftahtuak Hive Federation
K'kree Two Thousand Worlds
Solomani Ustral Quadrant Solomani Confederation
Vargr Ftahtuak Vargr Extents
Vilani Ustral Quadrant Third Imperium
Zhodani Ftahtuak Zhodani Consulate

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Sophonts (NIL): 1116[edit]

The following races (sophont species) are believed to have originated within this area:

  • Terragens (Non-human Terran races)
    • None

Demographics: 1116[edit]

Significant populations of the following races (sophont species) reside within this area:

Indigenic Notes[edit]

Notes: The Inyx, a Minor Race of aquatic, parasitic ergivores from Ahriman Sector, control two mega-corporations that have commercial relationships with Aslan clans and Human client states in Ustral Quadrant sector.

Historical Eras[edit]

No information yet available.

History: General Overview[edit]

No information yet available.

History-Era: Mileu 1100[edit]

The Ustral Quadrant was first settled by Human emigres from Terra (Solomani Rim 1827) during the Interstellar Wars era. By -2204, there were at least seven settlements in subsectors B, C, F, J, and K, all well beyond the border of the Terran Confederation.

  • Once the Aslan achieved jump drive in -1999, they began to expand across Dark Nebula and the surrounding sectors. After -1180, some of the Solomani worlds in Ustral Quadrant were settled by desperate refugees from the old Terran colonies deeper in the Hierate that eventually fell during the Aslan Border Wars. During this period the Solomani colonies in Ustral Quadrant came under increasing pressure from the expanding Aslan, and over time most of these colonies were gradually absorbed or assimilated.
  • From 382 to 429 the Imperium undertook the Aslan Mission, a goodwill embassy by the Scout Service to understand the Hierate. As part of the Mission the IISS provided considerable assistance to the clusters of Aslan worlds in and around the Ustral client states. The Aslan corporation Layaefui, dedicated to exploration, was founded at this time, and adopted many of the IISS standards and procedures for conducting surveys and exploration. Today Layaefui is headquartered in Ustral Quadrant.
  • Under the Solomani Autonomous Region the humans began pushing back against the Aslan tide. In the 800s subsector governments in Canopus became dominated by Solomani Party regimes; these governments used their new autonomy to forge alliances with and then absorb independent Solomani states in Ustral Quadrant. These newly-strengthened polities began ‘liberating’ worlds in the Aslan buffer zone in violation of Peace of Ftahalr and other long-standing agreements.
  • Imperial Naval forces in the region found themselves ordered not to intervene as Solomani colonial navy squadrons struck into Aslan space, only to be called into action to defend Imperial worlds against Aslan retaliatory raids. The situation was becoming untenable, and in 835 Empress Paula II ordered the Imperial Navy to pull back entirely from Dark Nebula, Canopus and Ustral sectors, leaving responsibility for defense of these sectors entirely to Solomani colonial fleets.
  • Following the Solomani Rim War relations between the Confederation with the Hierate did not improve. The Confederation Navy responded forcefully when Aslan clans probed for weakness on the spinward border; in 1007 Ustral was the scene of an inconclusive battle between a Solomani Navy squadron and Aslan warships.

Major Historical Events Timeline: 1116[edit]

These are some of the more important historical events that have affected this sector:

Politics & Diplomacy (Interstellar Relations)[edit]

Politics and business in Ustral Quadrant are dominated by a combination of lucrative trade and sporadic conflict between the Solomani Confederation and the Hierate clans.

Polity Listing: 1116[edit]

The following polities can be found within this sector:

  • Other Powers
    • None

Polity Descriptions: 1116[edit]

Here are several synopses of the polities found in this sector:

  1. Alleg: AsIf: "Iyeaao'fte"
  2. Alleg: AsMw: "Aslan Hierate, single multiple-world clan dominates"
  3. Alleg: AsOf: "Oleaiy'fte"
  4. Alleg: AsSc: "Aslan Hierate, multiple clans split control"
  5. Alleg: AsT0: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Yerlyaruiwo (1), Hrawoao (13), Eisohiyw (14), Ferekhearl (19)"
  6. Alleg: AsT1: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Khauleairl (2), Estoieie' (16), Toaseilwi (22)"
  7. Alleg: AsT2: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Syoisuis (3)"
  8. Alleg: AsT3: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Tralyeaeawi (4), Yulraleh (12), Aiheilar (25), Riyhalaei (28)"
  9. Alleg: AsT4: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Eakhtiyho (5), Eteawyolei' (11), Fteweyeakh (23)"
  10. Alleg: AsT5: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Hlyueawi (6), Isoitiyro (15)"
  11. Alleg: AsT6: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Uiktawa (7), Iykyasea (17), Faowaou (27)"
  12. Alleg: AsT7: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Ikhtealyo (8), Tlerfearlyo (20), Yehtahikh (24)"
  13. Alleg: AsT8: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Seieakh (9), Akatoiloh (18), We'okunir (29)"
  14. Alleg: AsT9: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu control, Aokhalte (10), Sahao' (21), Ouokhoi (26)"
  15. Alleg: AsTA: "Tealou Arlaoh"
  16. Alleg: AsTv: "Aslan Hierate, Tlaukhu vassal clan dominates"
  17. Alleg: AsVc: "Aslan Hierate, vassal clan dominates"
  18. Alleg: AsWc: "Aslan Hierate, single one-world clan dominates"
  19. Alleg: AsXX: "Aslan Hierate, unknown"
  20. Alleg: NaAs: "Non-Aligned, Aslan-dominated"
  21. Alleg: NaXX: "Non-Aligned, unclaimed"
  22. Alleg: SoCf: "Solomani Confederation"

Imperial Territory: 1116[edit]

This sector is not an Imperial possession.

  • 0.00% is controlled by the Third Imperium.
  • 100.00% is controlled by non-Imperial powers.

Polity Notes[edit]

The Hierate holds a little more than six subsectors, with the Uiktawa clan and its vassals, Ftawsteaoihair and Hweolriya, controlling the Ustral frontier as well as a few colonies further rimward. The Confederation holds approximately two subsectors.

  • The balance of Ustral includes non-aligned worlds and three interstellar client states of the Hierate: Tealou Arlaoh, which controls 10 systems in I and M subsectors; Iyeaao'fte, which controls 36 systems in I, J, M, and N subsectors, and Oleaiy'fte, which controls 36 systems in K, O, and P subsectors, as well as territory in Canopus Sector.

Trade Routes (Economic Astrography)[edit]

The following astrographic features and trade routes can be found within this area:

Mains, Branches & Arms[edit]

  • No information yet available.

Clusters & Traces[edit]

  • No information yet available.

Rifts, Voids & Jump Bridges[edit]

  • No information yet available.

Other Astrographic Features[edit]

  • No information yet available.

Worlds, Systems & Sectors (Political Astrography)[edit]


No information yet available.

Capital/s: 1116[edit]

  • The capital of Aslan Hierate is at Khteaiwiyftei (Ustral Quadrant 1333).
  • The capital of Aslan Hierate is at Ehfya (Ustral Quadrant 2838).

Sector Summary: 1116[edit]

The Ustral Quadrant sector has 373 worlds, of which 295 have native gas giants. The estimated population for the sector is 1,057 billion sophonts (not necessarily humans). There are 47 High population (Hi) worlds, 29 Moderate population (Ph) worlds, 178 Non-industrial (Ni) worlds, 71 Low population (Lo) worlds, and four Barren (Ba) worlds. There are 54 Agricultural (Ag) worlds versus 34 Pre-Agricultural (Pa) worlds, and 21 Non-Agricultural (Na) worlds. There are 28 Rich (Ri) worlds versus 18 Industrial (In) worlds. There are eight Asteroid (As) belts, 18 Desert (De) worlds, 18 Garden (Ga) worlds, 11 Ice-capped (Ic) worlds, 55 Poor (Po) worlds, 33 Vacuum (Va) worlds, and 23 Water (Wa) or Ocean (Oc) worlds. There are 49 Naval bases in the sector, no Scout bases, and no Way stations. In Ustral Quadrant there are three race homeworlds. The highest population world is Isei (Ustral Quadrant 1203). The highest tech level is E at Khtekhteirl (Ustral Quadrant 0706), Alrirleih (Ustral Quadrant 0708), Hkourlaiw (Ustral Quadrant 0810), Isei (Ustral Quadrant 1203), Uisi (Ustral Quadrant 1408), and Heasairlui (Ustral Quadrant 1503). The average technology level is 8 (with most between 5 and 10).

World Listing: 1116[edit]

The following systems and worlds can be found within this area:

10 Worlds in the Ustral Quadrant Sector
Aachen  •  Eihkyele  •  Heasairlui  •  Hkor  •  Izir  •  Joelii  •  Khoastarl  •  Pliska  •  Thalia  •  Touukhaurl  •  

Subsector Listing: 1116[edit]

The following subsectors can be found within this sector:

  1. Subsector A: Alrirleih
  2. Subsector B: Heasairlui
  3. Subsector C: Yewoiauehoah
  4. Subsector D: Thalia
  5. Subsector E: Stiy
  6. Subsector F: Hlol
  7. Subsector G: Aeahaihluil
  8. Subsector H: Iselle
  9. Subsector I: Ftea
  10. Subsector J: Ouateahaaorl
  11. Subsector K: Kemit
  12. Subsector L: Adere
  13. Subsector M: Ihtaois
  14. Subsector N: Khteaiwiyftei
  15. Subsector O: Oolyasiyl
  16. Subsector P: Ehfya

Territorial Overview: 1116[edit]

The following table details the subsectors within this area:

  • No information yet available.

Territorial Chart Key[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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