Rangent (world)

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Rangent/Vilis (Spinward Marches 1411)
Milieu 1116
E67A612-7
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population6 Moderate (5 million)
Government1 Company/Corporation
Law2 Low Law (no energy weapons)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K8 V
Worlds 14
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Company or Corporation
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 2313
Army Size (BEs) 2
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
851-5
Resources8Moderate
Labor5Moderate (500 thousand)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-5Extremely poor
Importance Extension -3
Resource Units 20
GWP (BCr) 4
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 4,000
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Rangent is a water world with 90% or more of its surface covered in an ocean of water. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a Human dominated Non-Aligned world in the Vilis Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Rangent’s people are primarily belters.

Rangent is a member of the Spinward Main.


Monostellar System[edit]

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

K8 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.5214 3000 - 3800 0.056
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00517 0.01963 0.19 - 0.31 0.517 5.17
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

1411 Rangent (Independent)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 6,360 miles (10,200 km).
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen atmosphere, with very high carbon-dioxide levels.
Hydrographics: 100%.
Climate: Tropical.
Population: 7.341 million (mostly in the orbital habitats or small belting communities throughout the system).
Government: Bureaucracy (Port Authority).
Control Level: 1.
Tech Level: 7.
World Trade Number: 3.0.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Great ships harvest the warm seas for plankton to be processed at the floating port.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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