Dodds (world)

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Dodds/Trin's Veil (Spinward Marches 2739)
Milieu 1116
C5439DF-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics3 Wet World 30%
Population9 High (4 billion)
GovernmentD Religious Dictatorship
LawF Extreme Law (rigid control)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G7 V
Worlds 13
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Religious dictatorship
Law Level Extreme
Cultural Extension EAAC
Army Size (BEs) 2000
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
B8A+5
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor8Moderate (400 million)
InfrastructureA Extensive
Efficiency+5Very advanced
Importance Extension 1
Resource Units 4,400
GWP (BCr) 6,406
World Trade Number 4.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 5,197
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 5
Building Capacity (Tons) 3,000,000
Port employees 935
Port passengers (annual) 3,500

Dodds is an industrial world with a scarcity of water and a relatively sparse atmosphere. The system has a population over one billion. This world designated as an Amber Zone. Caution is advised since the world has an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions that are not well understood and might be a danger to a visitor. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Trin's Veil Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Dodds, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a count. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This world contains an Imperial Scout Base, capable of handling Scout Service starships and personnel.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

It is located in the Dodds Cluster.

Monostellar System[edit]

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

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

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2739 Dodds (Imperial)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 4,052 miles (6,500 km).
Atmosphere: Thin oxygen-nitrogen, tainted by an airborne virus of high lethality.
Hydrographics: 30%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 4 billion.
Government: Theocracy.
Control Level: 4.
Tech Level: 7.
World Trade Number: 4.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The world’s inhabitants are crowded into one of three great arcologies, each led by a religious council advising a single planetary leader. The population is almost entirely made up of devotees of a variant of Islam. A religious dispute in 1102 marked the start of the bloody "Three-Way War", which still rages in 1105.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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