Byret (world)

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Byret/Mora (Spinward Marches 2523)
Milieu 1116
B585697-6
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere8 Dense
Hydrographics5 Wet World 50%
Population6 Moderate (8 million)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech Level6 Pre-Stellar (nuclear)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G9 V
Worlds 7
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Impersonal bureaucracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 6756
Army Size (BEs) 30
Economic Details
Technology Level 6
Economic Extension
855+1
Resources8Moderate
Labor5Moderate (800 thousand)
Infrastructure5 Limited
Efficiency+1Average
Importance Extension 1
Resource Units 200
GWP (BCr) 10
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 4,430
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 9,200
Port employees 35,310
Port passengers (annual) 222,500

Byret is a rich and agricultural production world with a shirt-sleeve atmosphere and a balance of available surface water. The system supports a population in the millions of sophonts, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Mora Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Byret, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the fiefdom of a baron. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This is the homeworld of the Larianz, a Minor Race.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

The smallest moon of Byret is a captured dense body in a wildly eccentric orbit that causes erratic tides once every three local years.


Monostellar System[edit]

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

G9 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.848 4100 - 5100 0.47
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00845 0.05686 0.55 - 0.89 0.845 8.45
Orbit #  *  * 2 2 7

Native Sophont: Larianz[edit]

The Larianz are descended from four-limbed flyers native to Byret. They stand approximately 1.8m tall, massing some 60kg on average. The upper limbs are large wings, which when folded are also used for ground locomotion (...the Larianz effectively stand, and walk, on their "elbows"). The lower pair of limbs are modified for manipulation. The University of Mora Byret Cultural Anthropology Department as well as the Biology Department have been Studying the Larianz to determine their aptitude in fields such as the Imperial Marines. [2]

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Most of Byret's agricultural riches are controlled by large corporations, leaving little opportunity for smaller producers.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

This list of sources was used by the Traveller Wiki Editorial Team and individual contributors to compose this article. Copyrighted material is used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author. The page history lists all of the contributions.
  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com
  2. Martin Rait. "Spinward Marches Pre-Imperial History." Meshan Saga 07 (1998): 17.