Louzy (world)

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Louzy/Jewell (Spinward Marches 1604)
Milieu 1116
StarportD Poor: No Construction, Minor Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
PopulationA High (10 billion)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
Law8 High Law (controlled blades)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M2 V
Worlds 7
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Civil service bureaucracy
Law Level High
Cultural Extension AA58
Army Size (BEs) 20000
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
ResourcesDVery abundant
Labor9High (1 billion)
Infrastructure9 Extensive
Importance Extension 0
Resource Units 1,053
GWP (BCr) 20,509
World Trade Number 4.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 5,702
Starport Details
Classification Class-D
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 11,000,000
Port employees 700
Port passengers (annual) 109,500

Louzy has a thin tainted atmosphere and a lack of available surface water. The system has a population over one billion sophonts. It has a well-developed manufacturing and processing industries. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Jewell Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Louzy, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the fiefdom of a count. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Louzy is a member of the Spinward Main. It is part of the Regina Cluster and is it's own Imperial County in the Duchy of Regina

The planet had enormous natural mineral reserves.

Monostellar System[edit]

Louzy Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)

M2 V

Primary 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]

1604 Louzy (Imperial)

Starport: Class II.

Diameter: 3,356 miles (5,400 km).
Atmosphere: Very thin oxygen-nitrogen, tainted by high nitrogen at partial pressures high enough to cause illness (“nitrogen narcosis”) in some individuals.
Hydrographics: 16%.
Climate: Frozen.
Population: 10,000,000,000.
Government: Civil service bureaucracy.
Control Level: 5.
Tech Level: 8.
World Trade Number: 4.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The planet had enormous natural mineral reserves, and during the 600s Louzy saw a huge boom in ore mining and processing that drew the attention of several megacorps, including Sternmetal Horizons.

During the 700s Louzy saw the end of the easily-accessible deposits and experienced a global economic depression that took centuries to shake off.

In 1115 the Louzy economy is strictly-regulated by the world government but stable. A modest mid-tech industrial base exports raw materials and an increasing amount of finished goods through the formerly extensive starport.

Louzy's government broke apart in 1148 after a dispute over mining claims led to a brief flare up of "tribal warfare" between the militias of two separate settlements. The world government's response to the crisis was slow and inept, and several other communities joined the two contending factions. A three way division currently prevails, though one of these factions is showing signs of further devolution.

World Military[edit]

500 System Defence Boats in 1107[2]

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]