Arcturus (SR 2921) (world)

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Arcturus/Arcturus (Solomani Rim 2921)
Classic Era (1115)
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size0 Asteroid/Planetoid Belt
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population3 Low (8 thousand)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech LevelC Average Stellar (robots)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K1 III
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 0

Arcturus is a ring of many small worldlets (planetoids AKA an "asteroid belt"), not capable of retaining an atmosphere or water, and is also a low-population vacuum environment with a population less than 10,000 sophonts in population size, warranting hazardous environment precautions.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Arcturus is a comparative backwater system, neither particularly rich or important. Its population is almost entirely composed of miners and their support personnel.

Monostellar System[edit]

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


Primary Giant 4.2 3800 - 4800 140
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.19726 0.98141 9.41 - 15.33 19.726 197.26
Orbit # 0 3 7 8 11
Alpha Boötis

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2921 Arcturus (Imperial)

Starport: Class III - None.

Diameter: Asteroids. Gravity: N/A.
Atmosphere: None.
Hydrographics: None.
Climate: Torrid.
Population: 8,000.
Government: Captive (Banasdan).
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 12.
World Trade Number: 3.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Arcturus Belt is a low-population asteroid belt located in Arcturus Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

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