Plaven (world)

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Plaven/Cronor (Spinward Marches 0807)
Milieu 1116
E845300-5
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size8 Large (12,800 km, 0.80g - 1.08g)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics5 Wet World 50%
Population3 Low (9 thousand)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G8 V M7 V
Worlds 6
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government No government
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 1111
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 5
Economic Extension
521-5
Resources5Scarce
Labor2Low (900)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-5Extremely poor
Importance Extension -3
Resource Units 5
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 2
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Plaven supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. It is a Human dominated Non-Aligned world in the Cronor Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

The mainworld is a young and highly volcanic planet and its atmosphere has a very high sulfur content. It is a tidally-locked world.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

G8 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.871 4300 - 5300 0.52
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00846 0.05981 0.57 - 0.93 0.846 8.46
Orbit #  *  * 2 2 7
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Plaven

M7 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.273 1900 - 2700 0.004
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.0026 0.00525 0.05 - 0.08 0.26 2.6
Orbit #  *  *  * 0 5

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

0807 Plaven (Independent)

Starport: Class I.

Diameter: 7,528 miles (12,000 km).
Atmosphere: Thin oxygen-nitrogen, tainted by sulfur compounds.
Hydrographics: 48%.
Climate: Varies from very hot to very cold.
Population: 9,486.
Government: None.
Control Level: 0.
Tech Level: 5.
World Trade Number: 1.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

This was part of the County of Jewell until the end of the Third Frontier War[2].


Plaven is a low-population, tide-locked world located in Cronor Subsector of the Spinward Marches.

Other Data[edit]

Plaven is officially independent and part of the demilitarized zone between the Imperium and the Zhodani Consulate. Imperial patrols from Quar (Spinward Marches 0808). Vessels from the Zhodani Consular Navy occasionally sweep the system.

Plaven was settled by several groups at various times in an unorganized and informal manner. The various tiny colonies never reached the critical mass necessary to become stable and to grow, nor to pull in offworld trade.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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