Vras (world)

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Vras/Nicosia (Old Expanses 0738)
Classic Era (1115)
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere8 Dense
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population7 Moderate (70 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelE High Stellar (anti-grav cities)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M2 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 4

Vras is a rich water world with its surface 90% or more covered in an ocean of water.

  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • This is a rich world with a prosperous and thriving world economy.
  • This world has high-grade living conditions with a good climate and a non-harmful environment. As such, this world is much sought after with large queues for immigration here.
  • Most observers think that the planet's economy and population will prosper in the near future barring outside forces.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Nicosia Subsector of Old Expanses Sector in the Domain of Sol.
  • It is the homeworld of the Kiiroka, a sophontic species and minor race.
  • It is the homeworld of the Schalli, a sophontic species and minor race.
  • About 70% of the population is composed of Schalli.
  • About 30% of the population is composed of baseline humans and other non-human sophonts.
  • A significant population of Kiiroka also exists on this world.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Vras Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)

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

Native Sophont (NIL): Schalli[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

A rich water world in the Nicosia Subsector of Old Expanses Sector.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

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

Other Data[edit]

Imperial Date 1098: The sentience of the Kiiroka, is recognized immediately by Dr. Darch von Changli.

  • The Marquis of Vras (Old Expanses 0738) suppresses the news and plans to exterminate the Kiiroka population on Vras.
  • Several thousand Kiiroka are captured from Vras and relocated to the uninhabited nearby world of Schall (Old Expanses 0638).
  • Schall is interdicted.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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