Atson (world)

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Atson/Querion (Spinward Marches 0111)
Milieu 1116
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size3 Small (4,800 km, 0.24g - 0.34g)
Atmosphere1 Vacuum (trace)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population5 Moderate (900 thousand)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law8 High Law (controlled blades)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K8 V
Worlds 10
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 3
Cultural Details
Government Impersonal bureaucracy
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 5458
Army Size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
ResourcesDVery abundant
Labor4Moderate (90 thousand)
Infrastructure3 Very limited
Importance Extension -1
Resource Units 140
GWP (BCr) 1
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Atson has a population between 10,000 and 10 million sophonts, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a Human dominated Non-Aligned world in the Querion Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

The planet is a small, rocky world with a frozen climate and a trace atmosphere made up of volcanic gases.

Monostellar System[edit]

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

K8 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.5214 3000 - 3800 0.056
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00517 0.01963 0.19 - 0.31 0.517 5.17
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

0111 Atson (Independent)

Starport: Class IV.

Diameter: 3,045 miles (4,900 km).
Atmosphere: Trace oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: None.
Climate: Frozen.
Population: 900,000.
Government: Bureaucracy (starport authority).
Control Level: 4.
Tech Level: 8.
World Trade Number: 3.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The sole employer on Aston is the starport, which provides a jump route via Mizan-fel (Spinward Marches 0311) to the Foreven Sector from the consulate at Terra Nova (Spinward Marches 0511).

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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