Tacaxeb (world)

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Tacaxeb/Rhylanor (Spinward Marches 3218)
Milieu 1116
C430411-B
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere3 Vacuum (very thin)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population4 Moderate (80 thousand)
Government1 Company/Corporation
Law1 Low Law (no explosives, poison gas)
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary A5 V M2 V
Worlds 10
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Company or Corporation
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 1417
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 11
Economic Extension
733-4
Resources7Few
Labor3Low (8 thousand)
Infrastructure3 Very limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance Extension 0
Resource Units 38
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Tacaxeb has both an unbreathable thin atmosphere and a lack of surface water making habitation by sophonts difficult. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Rhylanor Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Tacaxeb, 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]

Tacaxeb is a member of the Spinward Main.

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

A5 V

Primary Main Sequence 2.1 8000 - 8500 16
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.01675 0.33178 3.18 - 5.18 1.675 16.75
Orbit #  * 1 6 4 8
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Tacaxeb

M2 V

Secondary 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

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

3218 Tacaxeb (Imperial)

Starport: Class III.

Diameter: 1,883 miles (3,000 km).
Atmosphere: Very thin oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: None.
Climate: Cool.
Population: 63,000.
Government: Corporate (Spinward Development Corp.).
Control Level: 1.
Tech Level: 9.
World Trade Number: 3.0.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Tacaxeb is owned by Spinward DevCorp, which is preparing to open the world to outside investment. A subsidiary of SDC also owns the nearby world of Powaza (Spinward Marches 3220).

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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