Natoko (SM 3209) (world)

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Natoko/Aramis (Spinward Marches 3209)
Milieu 1116
B582211-8
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere8 Dense
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population2 Low (800)
Government1 Company/Corporation
Law1 Low Law (no explosives, poison gas)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M2 V M6 V
Worlds 18
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Company or Corporation
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 1114
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
511-5
Resources5Scarce
Labor1Low (80)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-5Extremely poor
Importance Extension -1
Resource Units 3
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 2.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Natoko supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Aramis Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Natoko, 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 has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

It is located within the Aramis Trace.

Natoko is largely undeveloped, and has a warm climate and a dense oxygen-nitrogen atmosphere.The world itself is owned and governed by Tukera Lines, which uses the starport to overhaul its space fleet. Essentially all inhabitants of Natoko are employees of Tukera.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

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
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Natoko

M6 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.302 2000 - 2800 0.006
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00297 0.00615 0.06 - 0.1 0.297 2.97
Orbit #  *  *  * 0 5

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Naval Base host elements of the 214th Fleet.

In addition to Natoko Startown, the other major settlement on Natoko is Lakan City.

Natoko was originally a corporate fief of Tukera Lines, which maintained it as its primary maintenance and refit center in the subsector. The bankruptcy of Tukera following the Collapse caused it to be seized by one of the company's chief surviving shareholders, in this case the Marquis of Aramis.

Despite the Representational Reforms, the Marquis seat is still in existence, and the current holder still maintains the world as his property. But with the demise of Tukera, the Marquis was forced to open up the world to other outside development. The old Tukera facility has been expanded and opened to outside traffic, and the world has become an important connector for trade moving to the Vargr Splinters from Rhylanor and Sabine Subsectors.

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