Nusku (SR 1822) (world)

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Nusku/Sol (Solomani Rim 1822)
Classic Era (1115)
A569943-F
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics9 Wet World 90%
Population9 High (3 billion)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelF High Stellar (anagathics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K5 V K7 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 4

Nusku is a high-population, pre-rich world with a billion or more sophonts in population size.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

It is located on the Corridor chain.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Nusku Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
61 Cygni A

K5 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.57 3300 - 4200 0.08
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00527 0.02346 0.22 - 0.37 0.527 5.27
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Remarks
61 Cygni A
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
61 Cygni B ("Anlagar")

K7 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.5376 3100 - 3900 0.064
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.0052 0.02098 0.2 - 0.33 0.52 5.2
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Remarks
61 Cygni B ("Anlagar")

IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

1822 Nusku (Imperial)

Starport: Class V.

Diameter: 5,300 miles (8,500 km). Gravity: 0.59g.
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 86%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 3.4 billion.
Government: Representative Democracy.
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 12.
World Trade Number: 6.

System Data[edit]

The mainworld orbits the star 61 Cygni A.

  • The companion star, 61 Cygni B, is called Anlagar (Anglic: Anlagar) by the Vilani, and is visible from the surface of Nusku even during the daytime.

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Nusku was colonized by the First Imperium and was the first major Vilani world to be conquered by the Terran Confederation.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822), as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822) has a Class A Starport, an excellent quality installation which includes all the expected amenities including refined fuel for starships, brokerage services for passengers and cargo, and a variety of ship provisions. There is a shipyard capable of doing annual maintenance, overhauls and other kinds of repair, and construction of both starships and non-starships. Most ports of this classification have both a Highport and a Downport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822) possesses a Technology Level of TL–15 or TL-F in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Nusku (SR 1822) is governed by a Representative Democracy where government leadership is representatives elected by eligible voters. What determines an eligible voter varies. The representatives determine policy, including selecting members of the bureaucracy. There can be referendum, votes by eligible voters on specific subjects.

World Law Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

Most of its population has long been of mixed Vilani-Solomani ancestry.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

World Language/s[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

World Infrastructure[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

Nusku was a strategic target for both the Terran forces and the Aasha Ziru Sirka throughout the Interstellar Wars. It changed hands three times: conquered by the Terrans in the Third Interstellar War, it was recaptured by the Aasha Ziru Sirka in the Fourth Interstellar War, and recaptured for good by the Confederation in the Fifth Interstellar War.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

Additional Notes[edit]

Nusku appears on the Imperium game map. Like several Imperial worlds on that map, its name has an ancient Mesopotamian origin, although unlike most of the relevant worlds, the name is not Sumerian, but Akkadian. Nusku was a Babylonian/Assyrian god of fire and light. The same god was known as Gibil in Sumerian.

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