Chinon (world)

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Chinon/Jardin (Solomani Rim 0536)
Classic Era (1115)
C696846-8
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population8 Moderate (300 million)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law6 Moderate Law (no firearms except shotguns)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M1 V M7 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 2

Chinon is a pre-agricultural, pre-Industrial, moderate population world with over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in population size.

  • It requires significant imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.
  • Its economy and population are growing and living conditions are expected to slowly improve barring outside forces.
  • It is a member of the Solomani Confederation in the Jardin Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector.


Description (Planetology)[edit]

The Solomani naval base at Dolor (Solomani Rim 0437) is ostensibly assigned to patrol Chinon.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

M1 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.4574 2600 - 3500 0.033
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00475 0.01516 0.15 - 0.24 0.475 4.75
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Chinon

M7 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.273 1900 - 2700 0.004
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.0026 0.00525 0.05 - 0.08 0.26 2.6
Orbit #  *  *  * 0 5

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

0536 Chinon (Solomani)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 6,300 miles (10,100 km). Gravity: 0.86g.
Atmosphere: dense oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 62%.
Climate: Normal.
Population: 390 million.
Government: Representative democracy.
Control Level: 4.
Tech Level: 9.
World Trade Number: 4.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Chinon is a backwater Solomani Confederation world located within Jardin Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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