Balfour (world)

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Balfour/Arar (Massilia 1303)
Classic Era (1115)
E8D6569-8
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size8 Large (12,800 km, 0.80g - 1.08g)
AtmosphereD Exotic (dense, high)
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population5 Moderate (600 thousand)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M2 V M9 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 4

Balfour is a nonindustrial world, that requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.

  • In a technological universe, societies without industrial capability generally suffer as nearly all manufactured and high tech goods must be brought in at significant cost.
  • As a nonindustrial world, it requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society. The need to import most manufactured and high technology goods drives the price of these goods up in the open market.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Arar Subsector of Massilia Sector in the Domain of Sylea.
  • This world was colonized by and is controlled from Arar (world).

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

M2 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.4258 2400 - 3300 0.027
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.0044 0.01358 0.13 - 0.21 0.44 4.4
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Balfour

M9 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.215 1900 - 2400 0.001
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00187 0.00262 0.03 - 0.04 0.187 1.87
Orbit #  *  *  * 0 4

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Balfour, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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