Uushagkir (world)

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Uushagkir/Old Suns (Dagudashaag 0905)
Milieu 1116
C552369-9
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population3 Low (7 thousand)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level9 Early Stellar (fusion)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary M1 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Captive government
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 426A
Army size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 9
Economic Extension
921+1
Resources9Moderate
Labor2Low (700)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency+1Average
Importance -1
Resource Units 18
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Uushagkir has an unbreathably thin atmosphere and very little surface water. The system supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. The governance of this world is from Gvadh (Dagudashaag 0906). It is a member of Third Imperium in the Old Suns Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Lancian Cultural Region and the Domain of Vland. Uushagkir, 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.


Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Uushagkir Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Uushagkir Primary Primary Red M1 V


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Uushagkir would be a typical Vilani world were it not for the Uushagkiran’s custom of tattooing.

  • Each person is gradually tattooed from head to too throughout their life with each tattoo having a special meaning. Upon reaching adulthood each Uushagkiran will receive the tattoos of his family - icons representing celebrated ancestors and historical achievements. As the Uushagkiran grows his companions will award him further tattoos as a mark of his own achievements. Each can determine a great deal about each other from their tattoos. Most visitors find them colorful but lack the specialized knowledge to decipher their meanings. Few off-worlders have studied the intricacies of those symbols. The best known tattoo is the icon of shame which symbolizes that the person has committed and been convicted of serious crimes. Rather than imprison offenders the authorities tattoo the person and then release them. The tattoo covers a large segment of the right hand side of the face and many Uushagkiran’s will commit suicide rather than face this fate.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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