Keystone

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Keystone
Keystone neighbouring systems
Keystone neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -125.08 : -105.50[e]
Spectral class F6V[1][2]
Recharge time 177 hours[1][2]
Recharge station(s) Nadir[1][2]

Note: X and Y are coordinates (light years on XY plane) relative to Terra at (0, 0)

Keystone
Planetary Flag
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Geophysical
System position 2nd[1][2]
Jump point
distance
13.87 days[1][2]
Moons 1 (Ea)[1][2]
Surface gravity 1.1[1][2]
Atmospheric pressure Low (Tainted) (3067)[1]
Thin (Tainted/Posionous) (3079)[2]
Equatorial temperature 35°C (Temperate)[1][2]
Surface water 35%[1][2]
Highest native life Plants[1][2]
Reference Year 3067[1] - 3079[2]
Infrastructure
Ruler Prime Minister Alexander Iwasaki (3067)[1]
Capital Darras[2]
Population 3,100,250,000 (3067)[1]
3,100,300,000 (3079)[2]
Socio-Industrial Levels A-A-C-A-B[1][2]
HPG (Representative) B[1][2]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary Info[edit]

Keystone has two continents named Gilbratar and Rosetta. The capital city, Darras is located on Rosseta.[2]

The planet is a harsh world that was initially settled for its supply of minerals and other raw metals. The presence of these materials more than made up for the thin atmosphere and poisonous soil. By 3067 most of the raw materials were exhausted, but the extensive factories on the world remained. These factories were the cause of Keystone's final environmental collapse. Poisons float freely through the air and fill the soil.[1]

All buildings on Keystone possess high power air filtration units that remove the poisons. This cleaned air is then used by the population, but remains very thin, requiring the population to use breathing masks and environmental suits. Other environmental hazards include very sharp rock formations all over the planet, which require armoring the enviro suits. Though the world is nominally self-sufficient thanks to hydroponic gardens, most of Keystone's food supply is imported.[1]

Most of the factories maintain at least one area that is pressurized to Terran-normal. The smaller factories usually have a single dome, and rely on staff members who are used to the thin air. The Earthwerks facility on the planet is the exception: The entire facility has been brought together under one dome and it is pressurized to Terran-normal standards.[1]

Military Deployment[edit]

2764[edit]

2765[edit]

2786[edit]

3054[edit]

3059[edit]

  • Twenty-third Marik Militia[31]

3067[edit]

  • Twenty-third Marik Militia[32]

3079[edit]

3085[edit]

3145[edit]

Industrial Centers[edit]

Locations[edit]

  • Fort Meade - a Star League era fortification[38]

Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years)
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Ariel 11.74 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Drusibacken 18.34 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Lancaster (FWL) 19.84 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Dickinson 22.84 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Asellus Australis 26.64 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Bainsville 27.80 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Asellus Borealis 27.88 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Rasalas 28.36 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Bedeque 28.43 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Oceana 29.07 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Regulus 29.55 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Washburn 30.56 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Angell II 34.71 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Sophie's World 34.96 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
New Olympia 35.58 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Kirkenlaard 38.85 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Tiber 42.27 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Merak 43.94 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Tania Australis 44.08 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Lungdo 45.82 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Campbelton 46.07 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Autumn Wind 46.50 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Gallatin 47.70 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Helm 48.50 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Nova Roma 51.06 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Kyeinnisan 51.58 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Stewart 54.32 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Marik 55.12 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Abadan 56.13 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Tania Borealis 56.59 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Emris IV 57.43 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Adhafera 58.33 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Tongatapu 58.65 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Avior 58.75 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL

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 Handbook: House Marik, p. 61, "Keystone Planet Profile"
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 Objectives: Free Worlds League, p. 9, "Keystone"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Handbook: House Marik, p. 13, "Marik Commowwealth world within the Free Worlds League befor [2270] and after at their founding in [2271]"
  4. Handbook: House Marik, p. 24, "Free Worlds League after Age of War [2571] Map"
  5. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  6. Era Report: 2750, p. 36, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  7. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  8. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 24-25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  9. Handbook: House Marik, p. 34, "Free Worlds League after First Succesion War [2822] Map"
  10. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 112-113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  11. Handbook: House Marik, p. 38, "Free Worlds League after Second Succesion War [2864] Map"
  12. Handbook: House Marik, p. 42, "Free Worlds League after Third Succesion War [3025] Map"
  13. Handbook: House Marik, p. 51, "Free Worlds League after Fourth Succesion War [3030] Map"
  14. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  15. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere [3050] Map"
  16. Era Report: 3052, p. 25, "Inner Sphere [3052] Map"
  17. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere [3057] Map"
  18. Handbook: House Marik, p. 54, "Free Worlds League after Operation Guerrero [3058] Map"
  19. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere [3063] Map"
  20. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 63, "Inner Sphere [3075] Map"
  21. Field Report: FWLM, p. 17, "FWLM Deployment Map [3079]"
  22. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere Map - [March 3081]"
  23. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  24. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  25. Era Report: 3145, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 3135"
  26. Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  27. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 254, "SLDF - Free Worlds League Military Command Map"
  28. Field Report 2765: FWLM, p. 9, "Atrean Dragoons"
  29. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 138, "First Succession War Deployment Table - FWLM"
  30. Objective Raids, p. 38, "Free Worlds League Deployment Table"
  31. Field Manual: Free Worlds League, p. 112, "Free Worlds League Deployment Table"
  32. Field Manual: Updates, p. 160, "Free Worlds League Deployment Table"
  33. Field Report: FWLM, p. 8, "Marik Commonwealth"
  34. Field Manual: 3085, p. 91, "Deployment Table - 3085"
  35. Field Manual: 3145, p. 171, "Clan Force Deployments - Wolf Empire"
  36. Objectives: Free Worlds League, p. 9, "Earthwerks Incorporated"
  37. Objectives: Free Worlds League, p. 9, "Exeter Corporation"
  38. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 113, "14th Mechanized Infantry Division"

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