Hortalus (world)

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Hortalus/Nareshakir (Fornast 2522)
Classic Era (1115)
D51488A-7
StarportD Poor: No Construction, Minor Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere1 Vacuum (trace)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population8 Moderate (900 million)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
LawA Extreme Law (no weapons)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M0 V M8 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 4

Hortalus is an icy, preindustrial world with a moderate population of over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts.

  • Its surface is ice-capped with little or no atmosphere and nearly all of its water frozen.
  • As a preindustrial world, it cannot meet its own demands for manufactured and high-tech goods. It must import extensive outside technology to maintain its extreme environment living spaces.
  • This is a cold world with an overall climate is at the lower temperature range of human-congruous sophont endurance.
  • This a "forbidden" world designated as a Red Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions that make it extremely dangerous to visitors. Everyone is forbidden to travel here.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Nareshakir Subsector of Fornast Sector in the Domain of Sylea.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

M0 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.489 2800 - 3600 0.04
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00511 0.01659 0.16 - 0.26 0.511 5.11
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Remarks
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Hortalus

M8 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.244 1900 - 2500 0.003
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00224 0.00415 0.04 - 0.06 0.224 2.24
Orbit #  *  *  * 0 5
Remarks

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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