Shapam (world)

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Shapam/Harlequin (Solomani Rim 3009)
Classic Era (1115)
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere3 Vacuum (very thin)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population5 Moderate (700 thousand)
Government3 Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F9 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 1

Shapam is a poor, nonindustrial world.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Shapam is important as a refueling station for low-jump starships on the Rim Main.

Monostellar System[edit]

Shapam Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Shapam Primary Yellow-White F9 V

IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

3009 Shapam (Imperial)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 2,100 miles (3,400 km). Gravity: 0.14g.
Atmosphere: Very thin oxygennitrogen.
Hydrographics: 20%.
Climate: Frigid.
Population: 710,000.
Government: Oligarchy.
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 10.
World Trade Number: 3.5.

System Data[edit]

It is located on the Rim Main.

Mainworld Data[edit]

The mainworld is a small moon orbiting a beautiful ringed gas giant.

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]

Shapam is a non-industrial world located on the Rim Main within Harlequin Subsector of the Solomani Rim.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

Shapam, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Shapam has a routine quality starport.

  • A Class C Starport Facility has minimal if any shipyards and can only perform extremely limited repair work.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform surprisingly sophisticated repair work despite the limited facilities.
  • This facility has refueling infrastructure and limited refining capabilities. One may purchase unrefined fuel here.
  • Starports of this class rarely have both a Lowport and a Highport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Shapam possesses a Technology Level of TL–11 or TL-B in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Shapam has a Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy government.

  • It is a government by a restricted minority, with little or no input from the masses.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony.
  • The system is a member of the Imperium.

World Law Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Most of the world's trade comes from tourism.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.


Most of the population live in the Xanadu et Shanapour, the largest of its three domed cities. It is a famed luxury resort world for the Solomani Rim’s elite. Shapam's planetary authorities tolerate and even subsidize all manner of activities often regarded as vices on other worlds.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

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