Aetsoek (world)

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Aetsoek/Kourae (Empty Quarter 1106)
Milieu 1116
A67969A-A
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics9 Wet World 90%
Population6 Moderate (6 million)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
LawA Extreme Law (no weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G8 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Impersonal bureaucracy
Law Level Extreme
Cultural Extension 887C
Army Size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
C56+4
ResourcesCVery abundant
Labor5Moderate (600 thousand)
Infrastructure6 Limited
Efficiency+4Advanced
Importance Extension 2
Resource Units 16
GWP (BCr) 1,440
World Trade Number 4.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 1,052
Starport Details
Classification Class-A
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 6,899
Port employees 125
Port passengers (annual) 20,200

Aetsoek has a population between 10,000 and 10 million sophonts, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a Vargr dominated Non-Aligned world in the Kourae Subsector of Empty Quarter Sector. This world supports a Military Base and the system supports a Naval Base. 100% of the world's population is the Major Race Vargr.

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

Part of the Tsahrroek-Kourae Cluster.


Monostellar System[edit]

Aetsoek Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Aetsoek

G8 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.871 4300 - 5300 0.52
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00846 0.05981 0.57 - 0.93 0.846 8.46
Orbit #  *  * 2 2 7

History and Background[edit]

Aetsoek’s flag with it’s inverted Vargr hand is a reminder of their strong preference for infighting, and their deep connections with the regional Blood Vargr who despise the dominant powers of Ssilnthis (Empty Quarter 1704) - and like to get their hostility across in an exceedingly violent fashion. The system is notable for both their very rigid legal system, and their remarkable tolerance of an Imperial Scout base in their system.

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP Changes (all dates are Imperial Calendar)

  • T20 - 993 - Aetsoek 1106 C67958D-9 S Ni VargW 522 Na - Non-Aligned
  • CT - 1105 - Aetsoek 1106 A67969A-A Ni VargW 622 Na - Non-Aligned
  • MT - 1125 - Aetsoek 1106 A67969A-A Ni 622 Na - Non-Aligned
  • TNE - 1201 - Aetsoek 1106 X679787-4 B 122 Wi - Wilds

References and Contributors[edit]

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