Xhosa (world)

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Xhosa/Querion (Spinward Marches 0115)
Milieu 1116
EA95124-5
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
SizeA Large (16,000 km, 1.14g - 1.48g)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
Hydrographics5 Wet World 50%
Population1 Low (90)
Government2 Participating Democracy
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M0 V
Worlds 8
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Participating democracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 1133
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 5
Economic Extension
301-5
Resources3Very scarce
Labor0Barren (9)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-5Extremely poor
Importance Extension -3
Resource Units 2
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 1
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Xhosa supports a population of fewer than 10,000 sophonts. This a low technology world with technology competency below the standard for Charted Space. It is a Human dominated Non-Aligned world in the Querion Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

The planet has a warm climate and a dense oxygen-nitrogen atmosphere tainted by a very high humidity, making disease and fungal infections a constant threat. Xhosa's enormous jungles teem with flora and fauna.

This world is part of the Yiktor Cluster.


Monostellar System[edit]

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

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
Remarks
None

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

0115 Xhosa (Independent)

Starport: Class I.

Diameter: 9,820 miles (15,700 km).
Atmosphere: Dense oxygen-nitrogen, tainted by a very high humodity.
Hydrographics: 52%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 90.
Government: Athenian-style democracy.
Control Level: 1.
Tech Level: 5.
World Trade Number: 1.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Xhosa is a non-aligned world only populated by a research team from the Querion xenobiology department.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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