Caledonia (SM 2134) (world)
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|Primary||M4 III M0 V|
|Army Size (BEs)||3|
|World Trade Number||3.5|
|Trade Volume (MCr/year)||268|
|Building Capacity (Tons)||8,100|
|Port passengers (annual)||0|
Caledonia has a tainted unbreathably thin atmosphere and very little surface water. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Glisten Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Caledonia, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.
Astrography & Planetology
Caledonia lies in the Ffudn Cluster.
The thin atmosphere is tainted with virulent allergens, provoking a lethal allergic reactions in about 60% of humans and Vargr.
Binary Solar System
Caledonia Binary Star System Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol) Caledonia Primary
Primary Giant 7.18 2100 - 3000 1918 Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit AU 1.81446 3.63253 34.82 - 56.75 181.446 1814.46 Orbit # 4 5 9 11 14 Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol) Companion Star
Secondary 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
IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey
2134 Caledonia (Imperial)
Starport: Class III.
Diameter: 5,115 miles (8,200 km).
Atmosphere: Thin oxygen-nitrogen tainted with pathogens.
Population: 9 million.
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 6.
World Trade Number: 3.5.
History & Background (Dossier)
Settled in 92 by political exiles from the Imperium. The colony almost perished when the long-term effects of certain airborne allergens proved lethal to 60% of the original colonists, but the survivors pulled through and even managed to hang on to their culture.
A new colony was placed 1020 and quickly became self sufficient.
Imperial High (Landed) Nobility
Caledonia, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.
- It holds the estate of an Imperial knight.
- See: Nobles of Caledonia
References & Contributors (Sources)
- Marc Miller. The Spinward Marches (Game Designers Workshop, 1979), 26-27.
- Marc Miller. The Spinward Marches Campaign (Game Designers Workshop, 1985), 18-19.
- Marc Miller. Imperial Encyclopedia (Game Designers Workshop, 1987), 94-100. (UWP only)
- Rob Caswell. "Domain of Deneb: Sector Data." MegaTraveller Journal 3 (1992): 47-58. (UWP only)
- Dave Nilsen. The Regency Sourcebook (Game Designers Workshop, 1995), 50-51. (UWP only)
- Martin Dougherty, Neil Frier. Behind the Claw (Steve Jackson Games, 1998), 99.
- Hans Rancke-Madsen, "The Outrim Frontier." JTAS Online (June 19, 2007)
- Mike West. The Spinward States (Avenger Enterprises, 2008), 114. (UWP only)
- Martin Dougherty. The Spinward Marches (Mongoose Publishing, 2008), .
- Martin Dougherty. Behind the Claw (Mongoose Publishing, 2019), 128-132. (UWP only)
- Rob Dean - The Zhodani Base
- ↑ "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com
- ↑ Hans Ranke published "The Outrim Frontier." JTAS Online (June 19, 2007)
- ↑ Martin Dougherty, Neil Frier. Behind the Claw (Steve Jackson Games, 1998), 99.