Riacon (world)

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Riacon/Pretoria (Deneb 0304)
Milieu 1116
B666441-8
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population4 Moderate (30 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law1 Low Law (no explosives, poison gas)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G6 V M8 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 1314
Army Size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
732-5
Resources7Few
Labor3Low (3 thousand)
Infrastructure2 Extremely limited
Efficiency-5Extremely poor
Importance Extension -1
Resource Units 21
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 25,745
Port passengers (annual) 0

Riacon is a garden world with an environment conductive to most sophonts. The system has a population between 10,000 and 100,000, lacking the population to be an agricultural supplier. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Pretoria Subsector of Deneb Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Riacon, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and a baronet. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This world has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships.

Riacon/Pretoria (Deneb 0304)
New Era
B666441-C
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population4 Moderate (70 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law1 Low Law (no explosives, poison gas)
Tech LevelC Average Stellar (robots)
See also UWP
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 151C
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 12
Economic Extension
732+1
Resources7Few
Labor3Low (7 thousand)
Infrastructure2 Extremely limited
Efficiency+1Average
Importance Extension 1
Resource Units 42
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 713
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 3
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 55
Port passengers (annual) 2,420

Era: New Era

Riacon system has a population between 10 and 100 million sophonts. It is a member of Regency of Deneb in the Pretoria Subsector of Deneb Sector. This world has a nearby Regency Naval Base, capable of handling warships.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

This world is located in the Marzian Loop, a cluster of worlds in the coreward side of the Pretoria Subsector.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

G6 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.917 4600 - 5500 0.62
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00846 0.06531 0.63 - 1.02 0.846 8.46
Orbit #  *  * 2 2 7
Remarks
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Riacon

M8 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.244 1900 - 2500 0.003
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00224 0.00415 0.04 - 0.06 0.224 2.24
Orbit #  *  *  * 0 5
Remarks

System Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Data[edit]

Riacon is dominated by the local starport and naval base.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

The local biosphere is inedible to humans, and generally of little value for trade.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The local university, Starworld College, provides generous scholarships for capable students of Regency Frontier and even some Wildside systems.

Imperial Landed Nobility[edit]

Riacon, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of two members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Riacon has a Class B Starport, a good 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 most kinds of repair, and construction of non-starships. Most ports of this classification have both a Highport and a Downport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Riacon possesses a Technology Level of TL–8.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Fiber optics, improved telephones, and satellite communication and data networks.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Improved geothermal and improved batteries.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Advanced automobiles.
    • Water: Triphibians and early artificial gills.
    • Air: Improved helicopters and hypersonic jets.
    • Space: Space shuttles, early space stations, and improved interplanetary spacecraft (System Craft).

World Government[edit]

Riacon 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]

Virtually the entire population lives in the capitol city near the downport, and in antebellum times traded heavily with the Vargr. Approximately 20% of the world population is refugees from the Abandonment.

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]

Since the Collapse it has become a depot for supplies and materials to be shipped to bases and garrisons in the Frontier, and a number of financial houses and security services serve Frontier governments in a variety of ways.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

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