Arkiirkii (world)

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Arkiirkii/Harlequin (Solomani Rim 2905)
Classic Era (1115)
A66A8AD-E
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population8 Moderate (500 million)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
LawD Extreme Law (paramilitary law)
Tech LevelE High Stellar (anti-grav cities)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M0 V M3 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 0

Arkiirkii is a rich water world with a moderate population over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in population size.

  • Its surface is 90% or more covered in an ocean of water.
  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • This is a rich world with a prosperous and thriving world economy.
  • This world has high-grade living conditions with a good climate and a non-harmful environment. As such, this world is much sought after with large queues for immigration here.
  • Most observers think that the planet's economy and population will prosper in the near future barring outside forces.
  • The world serves as the subsector capital with the significant extra trade and prestige associated with that role.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • This is a temperate world, with a climate of pleasant, average temperatures, considered to be an ideal or near-ideal environment by many different sophont species.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Harlequin Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector in the Domain of Sol.
  • This world has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships.
  • This world has a nearby Imperial Way Station.

Description (Planetology)[edit]

Arkiirkii is an important, rich water world located on the Rim Main within Harlequin Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Arkiirkii Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Arkiirkii

M0 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.489 2800 - 3600 0.04
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00511 0.01659 0.16 - 0.26 0.511 5.11
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Arkiirkii

M3 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.3942 2300 - 3100 0.02
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00404 0.01179 0.11 - 0.18 0.404 4.04
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2905 Arkiirkii (Imperial Subsector Capital)

Starport: Class V - Naval Base and Way Station.

Diameter: 5,900 miles (9,400 km). Gravity: 0.62g.
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 96%.
Climate: Normal.
Population: 590 million.
Government: Dictatorship.
Control Level: 6.
Tech Level: 12.
World Trade Number: 5.5.

System Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Data[edit]

It is a water world.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

Arkiirkii is a resonant world, rotating three times every two orbits, producing extreme tides and violent weather. It is a Storm World.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Arkiirkii is the subsector capital.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

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

World Starport[edit]

Arkiirkii has a Class A Starport, an excellent quality installation which includes all the expected amenities including refined fuel for starships, brokerage services for passengers and cargo, and a variety of ship provisions. There is a shipyard capable of doing annual maintenance, overhauls and other kinds of repair, and construction of both starships and non-starships. Most ports of this classification have both a Highport and a Downport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Arkiirkii possesses a Technology Level of TL–14 or TL-E in Hexadecimal Notation.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Early meson communicators.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Miniature super-batteries, early collectors, and advanced fusion plants.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:

World Government[edit]

Arkiirkii is governed by a Charismatic Dictatorship. Charismatic governments justify their ability to rule by simply asserting their right to rule. Charismatic dictatorships are young governments, coming as a recent change and rely on the leader(s) to supply head of government.

World Law Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

It contains both a Naval Base and a Way Station.

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[edit]

Arkiirkii society is a rigid and highly disciplined class-based system that developed out of the safety requirements required for living in relatively fragile underwater cities. Arkiirkii is a hotbed of Vilani nationalism and has instituted anti-Solomani policies.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

The system was settled by the Vilani during the First Imperium and retained its culture during the Solomani period.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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