Keanou (world)

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Keanou/Lanth (Spinward Marches 2411)
Milieu 1116
C792348-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population3 Low (2 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law8 High Law (controlled blades)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M3 III M2 V
Worlds 12
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 3157
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
521-2
Resources5Scarce
Labor2Low (200)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-2Fair
Importance Extension -2
Resource Units 8
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 2.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Keanou has a tainted, unbreatheable atmosphere and little available surface water. The system supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. This is a cold world with an overall climate is at the lower temperature range of human-congruous sophont endurance. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Lanth Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Keanou, 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 world contains an Imperial Scout Base, capable of handling Scout Service starships and personnel.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Keanou is a member of the Spinward Main.

Keanou is a cold, harsh world of rocky desert and mountains swept by bitter winds.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

M3 III

Primary Giant 6.96 2300 - 3100 1556
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 1.5074 3.27182 31.36 - 51.12 150.74 1507.4
Orbit # 4 5 9 11 14
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Companion Star

M2 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.4258 2400 - 3300 0.027
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.0044 0.01358 0.13 - 0.21 0.44 4.4
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2411 Keanou (Imperial)

Starport: Class III - Scout base.

Diameter: 3,980 miles (6,400 km).
Atmosphere: Dense oxygen-nitrogen, tainted by unknown substances.
Hydrographics: 1%.
Climate: Cool.
Population: 2,340.
Government: Representative democracy.
Control Level: 5.
Tech Level: 7.
World Trade Number: 2.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

This desert world is a source of dustspice. Rarely, however, is this spice available in quantity.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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