Morthac

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

Morthac
Morthac neighbouring systems
Morthac neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 442.74 : 174.36[e]

Owner History[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

Reunification War[edit]

Morthac was a core world within the Outworlds Alliance when Operation UNION HOLD began in 2581. With the intention of forcibly incorporating the Outworlds Alliance into the Star League following the mass rejection of the Pollux Proclamation in 2575 by the major Periphery states, the invasion of the Outworlds Alliance saw two corps of Star League Defense Force troops and a mixed brigade of DCMS forces begin systematically occupying Alliance worlds. Morthac escaped the attentions of the Outworlds Alliance Task Force until mid-2583.[5]

When the 38th Royal Brigade and 39th Royal Brigade of the 13th Royal Division, V Corps arrived on Morthac, it wasn't to occupy the world; instead, the SLDF forces had targetted the world as part of a seek-and-destroy campaign to weaken the Outworlds Alliance by destroying the industry and population centres of worlds not yet targetted for annexation. Destroying any militia forces encountered was a secondary objective, compared to that of setting the torch to cities and factories. Morthac was the first target for the two brigades, who spent between one and two weeks doing as much damage as possible before leaving Morthac to strike at Banori. By the end of 2853, hundreds of cities and towns across the Outworlds Alliance would have been destroyed, and such was the level of destruction caused and the number of civilian casualties inflicted that by June 2853 both the commander of the Star League task force, General Amos Forlough, and his troops were being called "The Baby Killers" by the press in both the Outworlds Alliance and the Federated Suns.[5]

Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years). Closest planets first:

Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Dante 15.02 1 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Dindatari 15.40 1 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Calish II 19.92 1 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Brasha 21.60 1 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Calish III 22.37 1 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Jordan 25.26 1 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Bad News 29.51 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Alegro 32.70 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Quantraine 33.71 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Lushann 34.54 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Cerberus 37.44 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Quatre Belle 42.97 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Milligan's World 44.09 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Sevon 47.94 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Zlatousi 48.22 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Rushaven 48.32 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Mitchella 50.74 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Coraines 52.23 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Kinkaid II 52.37 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Wais 54.62 2 OA OA OA OA OA OA OA
Valentina 55.85 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Kazanka 55.94 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 147, "Outworlds Alliance after Age of War (2571) and at the Fall of the Star League (2750)"
  2. Handbook: House Davion, p. 48, "Federated Suns after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  3. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 33, "Draconis Combine after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  4. Historical: Reunification War, p. 106, "Reunification War: Outworlds Alliance Front Deployments (2581)"
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Historical: Reunification War, p. 124, "Baby Killers Unleashed"
  6. Historical: Reunification War, p. 126, "Year Five: Peace In Our Time"
  7. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  8. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  9. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  10. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  11. Field Report 2765: Periphery, p. 36, "Outworlds Alliance Militia Deployment Map - [2765]"
  12. Fiel Report 2765: Draconis Combine, p. 25, "Draconis Combine Mustered Soldiery Deployment Map - [2765]"
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  14. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
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  16. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 43, "Draconis Cmbine after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  17. Handbook: House Davion, p. 60, "Federated Suns after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  18. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 53, "Draconis Combine after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  19. The Periphery (sourcebook), p.156, "The Outworlds Alliance Sector"
  20. Handbook: House Davion, p. 70, "Federated Suns after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  21. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 64, "Draconis Combine after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  22. Handbook: House Davion, p. 72, "Federated Suns after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  23. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 66, "Draconis Combine after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  24. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  25. Handbook: House Davion, p. 76, "Federated Suns after War of 3039 - [3040] Map"
  26. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 68, "Draconis Combine after War of 3039 - [3040] Map"
  27. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  28. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  29. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 71, "Draconis Combine after Operation REVIVAL - [3052] Map"
  30. Objective Raids, p.46, "Map of Periphery States: The Outworlds Alliance Sector"
  31. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  32. Handbook: House Davion, p. 77, "Federated Suns after Operation Guerrero - [3058] Map"
  33. The Periphery, 2nd Edition, p. 110, "Outworlds Alliance"
  34. Inner Sphere, p. 97, "Near Periphery Kingdoms Map"
  35. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  36. Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 150, "Outworlds Alliance (3067)
  37. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  38. Handbook: House Davion, p. 82, "Federated Suns after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  39. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 74, "Draconis Combine after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  40. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  41. Field Report: Clans, p. 28, "Clan Snow Raven & Outworlds Alliance Deployment Map [3079]"
  42. Field Report: DCMS, p. 21, "Draconis Combine Mustered Soldiery Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  43. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  44. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  45. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  46. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  47. Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  48. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"

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