Somem (world)

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Somem/Rhylanor (Spinward Marches 3020)
Milieu 1116
C301340-B
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size3 Small (4,800 km, 0.24g - 0.34g)
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population3 Low (2 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law0 No Law
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M2 V M7 V
Worlds 14
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 1316
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 11
Economic Extension
621-4
Resources6Few
Labor2Low (200)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance Extension 0
Resource Units 7
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 7,000
Port passengers (annual) 0

Somem is an icy vacuum world with little or no atmosphere and a significant quantity of water frozen on the surface. The system supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Rhylanor Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Somem, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Somem is a member of the Spinward Main.

The mainworld is an ice-capped, vacuum planet renowned as a market world where almost anything can be traded.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

M2 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.4258 2400 - 3300 0.027
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.0044 0.01358 0.13 - 0.21 0.44 4.4
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Somem

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]

3020 Somem (Imperial)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 2,909 miles (4,700 km).
Atmosphere: None.
Hydrographics: 7%.
Climate: Normal.
Population: 7,000.
Government: Representative democracy.
Control Level: 0.
Tech Level: 10.
World Trade Number: 3.0.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Somem is famous as a market world, where almost anything can be traded.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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