Elissa

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Elissa[edit]

Elissa
Elissa neighbouring systems
Elissa neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -39.05 : 483.08[e]
Spectral class F1V[1]
Recharge time 171 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) None[1]

The Elissa system was home to at least one habitable world, Elissa IX,[1] and as at 3145 was located in the Periphery region known as The Barrens.[2][3]

System Description[edit]

The Elissa system is located near the Ferris and Nyserta systems[2][3] and consists of a class F1V primary orbited by at least nine worlds.[1]

System History[edit]

The Elissa system was colonised at some point during or prior to the Star League era, and by the height of the Star League was a member of the Apollo Province of the Rim Worlds Republic.[4][5]

Elissa IX[edit]

Elissa
Planetary flag
Planetary flag
Geophysical
System position 9[1]
Jump point
distance
20.26 days[1]
Moons 1 (Miranda)[1]
Surface gravity 0.99[1]
Atmospheric pressure Standard (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 19°C (Arid)[1]
Surface water 49%[1]
Highest native life Plants[1]
Reference Year 3055[1]
Infrastructure
Ruler Khan Natasha Kerensky (Appointed Ruler)[1]
Population 3,567,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels D-D-C-D-B[1]
HPG (Representative) None[1]

Elissa IX - more commonly known simply as Elissa - is the ninth planet in the system and has a single moon named Miranda.[1]

Planetary History[edit]

Originally settled by people looking to escape from technology, Elissa was subsequently conquered by the Oberon Confederation during the Succession Wars. Allegedly part of the nature preserve that formed the Elysian Fields the Confederation actually strip mined the world for the few resources it offered and brutalized the population. As a result, when Clan Wolf arrived and took the world the population heaved a sign of relief and went back to their own lives.[1]

The Wolves didn't garrison the world once they had captured it. The only thing the world really offered was its position, but even this was better handled through other locations. In 3052 it became the baseworld and repair depot for the Thirty-first Wolf Solahma Cluster as they pursued bandits and pirates through the Periphery. In late 3055 the inhabitants noted that traffic to an abandoned mining facility in the mountains increased dramatically, but didn't alert anyone because they didn't want the Clan leadership to interfere with their lives. Though persistent rumors claimed the Red Corsair was on the world, it wasn't until the Kell Hounds arrived that anyone believed them.[1] October 25, 3055Nelson Geist led the Kell Hounds to the base of the Corsairs. The Kell Hounds and Wolf Khan are surprised to learn that the Thirty-first Wolf Solahma Cluster is in league with the Corsairs.Kell Hounds31st Wolf Solahma Cluster, The CorsairsKell Hound victory, the Red Corsair is killed by Nelson Geist though he dies in the attack.

The world was taken by Clan Hell's Horses sometime during the Jihad. They remained in power through 3085, but by 3086 they had left Elissa completely. In 3087 Elissa joined the Ferris Collective, a group of several systems that had been abandoned by the Horses.[6]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary Rulers[edit]

3055[edit]

  • Khan Natasha Kerensky[1]

Military Deployment[edit]

3052[edit]

3085[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Nyserta 26.4 Ferris 28.4 Taran's World 30.7 Gustrell 32.1
Paulus Prime 34.1 Manaringaine 36.0 Crellacor 45.8 The Rock 46.5
Drask's Den 47.9

References[edit]

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 1.20 1.21 1.22 Operational Turning Points: Red Cosair, p. 6, "World Atlas"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  4. 4.0 4.1 Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 25, "Rim Worlds Republic at the Fall of the Star League [2750]"
  5. 5.0 5.1 Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  6. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named ISP3p43
  7. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 16, "Draconis Combine Founding - [2319] Map"
  8. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 13, "Lyran Commonwealth Founding - [2341] Map"
  9. Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 18, "Rim Worlds Republic after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  10. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 25, "Lyran Commonwealth after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  11. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 16, "Draconis Combine after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  12. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  13. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  14. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p 122 "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  15. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 36, "Lyran Commonwealth after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  16. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 43, "Draconis Combine after First Succesion War - [2822] Map"
  17. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 40, "Lyran Commonwealth after Second Succession War - [2864]"
  18. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 53, "Draconis Combine after Second Succesion War - [2864] Map"
  19. The Periphery (sourcebook), p. vii, "Maps of the Periphery - [3025]"
  20. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 64, "Draconis Combine after Third Succesion War - [3025] Map"
  21. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 47, "Lyran Commonealth after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  22. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 56, "Lyran Commonwealth after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  23. Handbook: Draconis Combine, p. 66, "Draconis Combine after Fourth Succesion War - [3030] Map"
  24. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  25. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 65, "Draconis Combine after War of 3039 - [3040] Map"
  26. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  27. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  28. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 71, "Draconis Combine after Operation REVIVAL - [3052] Map"
  29. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  30. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  31. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 42, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map
  32. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 74, "Draconis Combine after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  33. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  34. Field Report: Clans, p. 27, "Clan Wolf/Clan Hell's Horses Deployment Map - [August 3079"]
  35. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  36. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  37. 37.0 37.1 37.2 Interstellar Players 3: Interstellar Expeditions, p. 44, "Republic of the Barrens"
  38. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  39. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  40. 40.0 40.1 Field Manual: 3085, p. 125, "Deployment Table - 3085"

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