|Primary||K8 V M6 V|
|Government||Civil service bureaucracy|
|Army Size (BEs)||0|
|World Trade Number||3|
|Trade Volume (MCr/year)||0|
|Building Capacity (Tons)||0|
|Port passengers (annual)||0|
Catuz has both a thin tainted atmosphere and no surface water which makes habitation by sophonts difficult. The system has a population between 10,000 and a million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Mora Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Catuz, 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
Catuz is a member of the Spinward Main. Catuz is a tidally locked backwater with the very dry air contaminated by a fine powdery dust.
Binary Solar System
Catuz Binary Star System Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol) Catuz primary
Primary Main Sequence 0.5052 2900 - 3700 0.048 Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit AU 0.00514 0.01817 0.17 - 0.28 0.514 5.14 Orbit # * * 0 1 6 Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol) Catuz secondary
Secondary Main Sequence 0.302 2000 - 2800 0.006 Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit AU 0.00297 0.00615 0.06 - 0.1 0.297 2.97 Orbit # * * * 0 5
2824 Catuz (Imperial)
Starport: Class III.
Diameter: 2,026 miles (3,200 km).
Atmosphere: Very thin oxygen-nitrogen, tainted by airborne dust particles.
Climate: Very hot.
Government: Bureaucracy (the Meritocracy of Catuz).
Control Level: 6.
Tech Level: 9.
World Trade Number: 3.
History & Background (Dossier)
Catuz is sometimes spelled "Catz."
Catuz currently in the throes of civil unrest. The measures taken to put down the troublemakers have caused an Imperial condemnation to be issued, and a team of observers to be assigned to the world to protect sentients’ rights.