Shulgiili (world)

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Shulgiili/Dingir (Solomani Rim 1326)
Classic Era (1115)
A67A945-E
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population9 High (9 billion)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law5 Moderate Law (no concealable weapons)
Tech LevelE High Stellar (anti-grav cities)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M0 V M4 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 2

Shulgiili is a high-population, industrial water world, which has 90% or more of its surface covered in an ocean of water and a billion or more sophonts in population size.

  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • As an industrial world, this planet has well-developed manufacturing and processing industries. Manufactured goods are a major export item.
  • Its economy is rapidly growing and living conditions are expected to rapidly improve barring outside forces.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Dingir Subsector of Solomani Rim Sector in the Domain of Sol.
  • Shulgiili has a colony in the adjacent Enki Kalamma (world) system.

Description (Planetology)[edit]

It is an industrial water world.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

M0 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.489 2800 - 3600 0.04
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00511 0.01659 0.16 - 0.26 0.511 5.11
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Shulgiili

M4 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.3626 2100 - 3000 0.014
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00369 0.00967 0.09 - 0.15 0.369 3.69
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 5

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

1326 Shulgiili (Imperial)

Starport: Class V.

Diameter: 6,200 miles (9,900 km). Gravity: 0.71g.
Atmosphere: Standard oxygen-nitrogen (Tainted).
Hydrographics: 100%.
Climate: Cool.
Population: 9.3 billion.
Government: Representative Democracy.
Control Level: 3.
Tech Level: 11.
World Trade Number: 5.5.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Shulgiili (sometimes spelled Shilgiili) is an important, high-population industrial water world located in Dingir Subsector of the Solomani Rim. The system is a member of the Imperium.

During the Sixth Interstellar War Shulgiili was captured by the forces of the Terran Confederation in -2321, but the Vilani were ultimately able to retake the system.

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