Kinorb (SM 2512) (world)

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Kinorb/Rhylanor (Spinward Marches 2512)
Milieu 1116
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics9 Wet World 90%
Population4 Moderate (50 thousand)
Government3 Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech Level9 Early Stellar (fusion)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F0 V K9 V
Worlds 14
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Self-perpetuating oligarchy
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 1326
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 9
Economic Extension
Labor3Low (5 thousand)
Infrastructure2 Extremely limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance Extension -1
Resource Units 29
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Kinorb has a population between 10,000 and 10 million sophonts, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Rhylanor Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Kinorb, 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.

Note: There is another Kinorb in the Regina Subsector of the Spinward Marches.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Kinorb is a member of the Spinward Main.

Kinorb is the moon of a gas giant orbiting at the very edge of the primary's life zone. The mainworld's surface water is mainly locked up in ice, resulting in an extremely dry atmosphere than can cause temporary respiratory difficulties.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

F0 V

Primary Main Sequence 1.7 6900 - 7400 8.1
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.01582 0.23606 2.26 - 3.69 1.582 15.82
Orbit #  * 0 5 4 8
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Companion Star

K9 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.5052 2900 - 3700 0.048
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00514 0.01817 0.17 - 0.28 0.514 5.14
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2512 Kinorb (Imperial)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 4,108 miles (6,600 km).
Atmosphere: Thin oxygen-nitrogen, “tainted” by extreme dryness.
Hydrographics: 92%.
Climate: Cold.
Population: 50,000.
Government: Sacred Brotherhood.
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 9.
World Trade Number: 3.0.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Kinorb is ruled by a highly selective religious order named the Sacred Brotherhood of Kinorb.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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