Centry (world)

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Centry/Glisten (Spinward Marches 2132)
Milieu 1116
E422447-7
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population4 Moderate (20 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K3 V
Worlds 10
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 4157
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
631-3
Resources6Few
Labor3Low (2 thousand)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-3Poor
Importance Extension -3
Resource Units 13
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 2.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Centry 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. Centry, 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[edit]

Centry is located in the Ffudn Cluster.

Centry has a cool climate, with the atmosphere tainted by fungal spores.

The surface is wracked by extensive and violent volcanic activity, which throws up valuable minerals but makes life very hazardous for the inhabitants. The smoking volcanic craters of Centry are heavily colonized by vast forests of fungi, whose spores form clouds thick enough to form low-lying weather patterns. These fungi are harvested for use in the chemical industry, but present a hazard to human lungs.[2]

Century has indigenous race, referred to as the Crachi. The Crachi are on a similar evolutionary level to the smaller apes of Terra. They are built low to the ground and possess eight limbs like a crab. Their heavy carapace and shell protect them from the worst of Centry’s climate. Trained Crachi are used by the humans of the world to assist in harvesting fungi.[2]


Monostellar System[edit]

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

K3 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.672 3600 - 4500 0.216
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00654 0.03855 0.37 - 0.6 0.654 6.54
Orbit #  *  * 1 2 6

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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