Vaal (world)

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Kuguli/Zhemi (Daibei 0624)
Classic Era (1115)
D597779-6
StarportD Poor: No Construction, Minor Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
Hydrographics7 Wet World 70%
Population7 Moderate (70 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level6 Pre-Stellar (nuclear)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M1 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 2
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Vaal is a preindustrial, agricultural world.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Though listed as an agricultural planet, Vaal also has some of the richest lanthanum deposits in the sector. This small planet is so rich in heavy metals that its volcanoes exhale lead oxides regularly, tainting the dense atmosphere. A few plants have adapted themselves to remove this taint and make metabolic use of it. These few are, of course, not edible by the human populace.

Monostellar System[edit]

Vaal Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Vaal Primary Red M1 V None

System Data[edit]

System:

System Importance (Ix)[edit]

This world has an Importance Extension (Ix): of -1 (Unimportant).

  • (The Importance Extension (Ix) ranks worlds within a region. It governs the locations of capitals and trade routes.)

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Size (S)[edit]

This world has a Planetary Size of 5.

  • 8,000 km

Mainworld Atmosphere (A)[edit]

This world has a pressure of 1.50 to 2.49 atmospheres.

Mainworld Hydrosphere (H)[edit]

This world has a Hydrosphere of 7.

  • 70 % of the world's surface is covered in liquid.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Imperial Landed Nobility (N)[edit]

This world, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport (Sp)[edit]

This world has a poor quality starport.

World Population (P)[edit]

This world has a Population rating of 7.

World Demographics[edit]

World Government (G)[edit]

This world has a Balkanized government.

  • No central ruling authority exists. Rival governments compete for control.
  • The typical power source of this government is a Balkanization.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Confederation (Anarchy).

World Law Level (L)[edit]

This world has a Law Level of 9.

  • Possession of weapons outside the home prohibited

World Technology Level (TL)[edit]

This world possesses a Technology Level of TL–6.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Telephone, radio, and television.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Early fission power generation, advanced water and wind generation of electricity.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Improved automobiles, early ATV's, and dedicated AFV's.
    • Water: Amphibious vehicles, improved submersibles, and early SCUBA gear.
    • Air: Early jet aircraft and rotorcraft VTOL's.
    • Space: Early unmanned rocket delivery systems and early manned orbital rockets.

World Military[edit]

This world has a Battalion Equivalent figure of approximately 30.

  • This equates to approximately 15,000 sophonts under arms in an active or reserve capacity.

World Economy (Ex)[edit]

The world's economic measurements are: ( 9 6 6 +1 )

Trade Data[edit]

Trade Classifications for this world:

Trade Lines with other worlds:

World Culture (Cx)[edit]

The world's cultural characteristics are: [ 8 6 6 7 ]

World Language/s[edit]

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

World Infrastructure[edit]

This world possesses limited infrastructure.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP: D597779-6

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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