Craw (world)

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Craw/Glisten (Spinward Marches 1939)
Milieu 1116
C573645-5
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics3 Wet World 30%
Population6 Moderate (9 million)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law5 Moderate Law (no concealable weapons)
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G7 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 4433
Army Size (BEs) 3
Economic Details
Technology Level 5
Economic Extension
852-4
Resources8Moderate
Labor5Moderate (900 thousand)
Infrastructure2 Extremely limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance Extension -2
Resource Units 48
GWP (BCr) 6
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 287
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 3
Building Capacity (Tons) 7,649
Port employees 20
Port passengers (annual) 0

Craw has a population between 10,000 and 10 million sophonts, 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. Craw, 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. This is the homeworld of the Crawni, a Minor Race. 80% of the world's population is the Major Race Aslan.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Craw is a member of the Spinward Main. Craw lies on the Glisten Arm.

Craw is a medium sized world with a roughly earthlike gravity and a standard density, oxygen poor atmosphere. The planet is hot and arid, with a narrow habitable zone circling a small polar sea; beyond that zone lies a variety of unpleasant terrain, including desert, badlands, and other uninviting real estate that humans will find less than accommodating.

The atmospheric taint is from radioactive dust blown out of several of the large deserts. The source of the radiation is theorized to have come from a series of nuclear explosions, though no precise studies of the cause has ever been undertaken.


Monostellar System[edit]

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

G7 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.894 4400 - 5400 0.57
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00846 0.06262 0.6 - 0.98 0.846 8.46
Orbit #  *  * 2 2 7

Native Sophont: Crawni[edit]

See: Crawni

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

It is a low-technology world.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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