Kataran Sector

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Kataran Sector
Bourne Shandara Cauldron
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Sector Data
No. of Worlds 326
Majority Control Unexplored or unclaimed (NaXX) - 98%
Secondary Control Lords of the High Realm (LoHR) - 2%
Domain Where The Stars End
Capital None
Imperial Coordinate 56 / -27
This sector has sector data

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The Kataran Sector lies within the Where The Stars End region of the Empty Stars.

Meta-History & Background: 2019-0708[edit]

This sector was designed by Ade Stewart between 2016 to 2017 CE.

  1. It does not yet appear in published products.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

A sector located to coreward-trailing of the Distant Fringe proper and characterised by the so-called Moat Rifts. The positions and types of its stars have been cataloged as part of the University of Tal Varisa Deep Sky Program.

Toponyms: 1105[edit]

This sector has been known by different names to different groups over its existence including the following:

Kataran Sector Names
Culture Toponym Polity
Third Imperium none Third Imperium
Aslan none Aslan Hierate
Droyne none Droyne Oytrip Yatroy
Hiver none Hive Federation
K'kree none Two Thousand Worlds
Solomani none Solomani Confederation
Vargr none Vargr Extents
Vilani none Third Imperium
Zhodani none Zhodani Consulate

Linguistic Topography: 1105[edit]

The following languages are among the most commonly used within this astrographic region:

Native Sophonts (NILs): 1105[edit]

The following races (sophont species) are believed to have originated within this area:

Demographics: 1105[edit]

Significant populations of the following races (sophont species) reside within this area:

Sector Sophont Demographics Table[edit]

0 Sophont articles for the Kataran Sector

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Kataran Sector is a largely unexplored region. The University of Tal Varisa has conducted surveys of a number of systems lying within its spinward subsectors. Other than those few survey vessels, the only starfaring sophonts thought to have been active in the heart of the Sector since the Last Armada travelled through the region more than three millennia ago was the Dillard-Purcell Expedition of the late 53rd century.

Historical Eras[edit]

Major Historical Events[edit]

Although its exact route is unknown, it is relatively certain that the Last Armada crossed Kataran Sector some time prior to 2255AD as it fled the Destruction of Terra and the pursuing Vilani.

  • 2255AD Kataran Sector officially named. It had previously been charted by long-range scans performed by vessels of the Last Armada.
  • ca 5290AD the Dillard-Purcell Expedition crosses the central part of the sector.

Politics & Diplomacy (Interstellar Relations)[edit]

No polity officially exists within Kataran Sector. It is claimed that the Lords of the High Realm, a strange and brutal lost settlement descended from the crews and passengers of lost Last Armada vessels, exists along the border with Cauldron Sector. No official contact has been made with this state and many claim that it is fictional, a product of the imaginations of the survivors of the Dillard-Purcell Expedition of the late 53rd century.


No information yet available.

Native Sophonts (NILs):[edit]

No native sophont species are known to exist within Kataran Sector. There are very probably unknown NILs among its many unnamed and unexplored systems.


No capitals have been designated.

Interstellar Relations[edit]

No polities are known for certain to exist within Kataran Sector.

Trade Routes (Physical & Socioeconomic Astrography)[edit]

The following astrographic features and trade routes can be found within this area:

Clusters & Traces[edit]

Rifts & Voids[edit]

Other Astrographic Features[edit]


  • Basilisk's Eye (1723 Tarchon Sector). The extremely luminous white supergiant star, lying around 50 parsecs to coreward-trailing, can be clearly seen from all of the worlds lying within Kataran Sector.
  • Demon's Eye (1621 Far Home Sector). The intensely luminous blue supergiant star, lying around 50 parsecs to spinward-rimward, can be clearly seen from all of the worlds lying within Kataran Sector.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

This Sector is located in the following regions:
Uncharted Space:

  • unnamed

Sector Summary[edit]

No information yet available.

Subsector Listing[edit]

The following subsectors can be found within this sector:

  1. Trail Subsector Subsector E of Bourne Sector.
  2. Athallo Subsector Subsector H of Bourne Sector.
  3. Frontier Subsector Subsector I of Bourne Sector.
  4. Excalisor Subsector Subsector L of Bourne Sector.
  5. Skirt Subsector Subsector M of Bourne Sector.

World Listing:[edit]

The following systems and worlds can be found within this area:

30 Worlds in the Kataran Sector
020-5461  •  056-5461  •  Amet  •  Athallo  •  Bosa  •  Chalcyon  •  Chalys  •  Dibuu  •  Echur  •  Excalisor  •  Farpoint  •  Felero  •  Forell  •  Imbur  •  Kuja  •  Lago  •  Lajaka  •  Manaki  •  Muridan  •  Perion  •  Prosher  •  Saliphas  •  Shassu  •  Shubbuth  •  Shybel  •  Valatan  •  Vriel  •  Yand  •  Yumidil  •  Zhum  •  

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