Khiirshag (world)

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Khiirshag/Concord (Solomani Rim 2010)
Classic Era (1115)
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population9 High (9 billion)
GovernmentB Non-Charismatic Dictator
LawC Extreme Law (no privacy)
Tech LevelF High Stellar (anagathics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M3 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 3

Oudh is a high-population, industrial water world, which has 90% or more of its surface covered in an ocean of water and a billion or more sophonts in population size.

  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • As an industrial world, this planet has well-developed manufacturing and processing industries. Manufactured goods are a major export item.
  • Its economy is rapidly growing and living conditions are expected to rapidly improve barring outside forces.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Concord Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector in the Domain of Sol.
  • This world has a nearby Imperial Way Station.

Description (Planetology)[edit]

The entire planet is covered by shallow oceans with deep layers of quartz sand at the bottom.

  • Without volcanic activity to replenish certain mineral nutrients, the biosphere is slowly dying out.
  • Even the sea’s plant life is disappearing, and the atmosphere is slowly becoming unbreathable as excess carbon dioxide builds up.

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2010 Khiirshag (Imperial)

Starport: Class V - Way Station.

Diameter: 6,800 miles (10,900 km). Gravity: 0.78g.
Atmosphere: Dense oxygen-nitrogen (Tainted).
Hydrographics: 100%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 9.5 billion.
Government: Dictatorship.
Control Level: 6.
Tech Level: 12.
World Trade Number: 6.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Khiirshag is an important, high-population industrial water world located in Concord Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

The planetary economy is tightly managed by the government, with almost every commodity strictly rationed. Violation of the rationing laws, even by offworlders visiting the planet’s surface, can carry extremely heavy penalties.

Local Nobility[edit]

Undim, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estates of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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