Zenopit (world)

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Zenopit/Jewell (Spinward Marches 1010)
Milieu 1116
StarportD Poor: No Construction, Minor Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere3 Vacuum (very thin)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population5 Moderate (600 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law6 Moderate Law (no firearms except shotguns)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M3 V
Worlds 7
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Representative democracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 4246
Army Size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
Labor4Moderate (60 thousand)
Infrastructure1 Extremely limited
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance Extension -3
Resource Units 17
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 3
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 0
Starport Details
Classification Class-D
Port Size 0
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Zenopit 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 Human dominated Non-Aligned world in the Jewell Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.

Description (Planetology)[edit]

The mainworld has a warm climate and a very thin oxygen-nitrogen atmosphere.

Zenopit is a member of the Spinward Main.

Monostellar System[edit]

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

M3 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.3942 2300 - 3100 0.02
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00404 0.01179 0.11 - 0.18 0.404 4.04
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

IISS GURPS Astrographics Survey[edit]

1010 Zenopit (Federation of Arden)

Starport: Class II.

Diameter: 768 miles (1,200 km).
Atmosphere: Very thin oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 2%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 635,000.
Government: Subjugated (governed directly from Arden).
Control Level: 2.
Tech Level: 7.
World Trade Number: 3.0.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

It is part of the Federation of Arden.

History-Era: Rebellion[edit]

Following the Fifth Frontier War the Federation of Arden engaged in a renewed campaign of expansion and had absorbed Zenopit by 1117.

History-Era: Milieu 1120[edit]

Zenopit was a non-aligned world until 1113, when troops from Arden (Spinward Marches 1011) invaded and claimed the system for the Federation of Arden. The residents of Zenopit rebelled and in 1115 destroyed the starport.


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