Ovan

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Ovan
Ovan neighbouring systems
Ovan neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 30.49 : -205.80[e]
Star names Ember
Spectral class M6V[1]
Recharge time 207 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) Nadir[1]

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

Ovan
Orbital view of Ovan
Orbital view of Ovan
Geophysical
System position 2nd[1]
Jump point
distance
2.34 days[1]
Moons None[1]
Surface gravity 0.91[1]
Atmospheric pressure High (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 33° C (Temperate)[1]
Surface water 24%[1]
Highest native life Reptile[1]
Reference Year 3076[1]
Infrastructure
Ruler Lord Chao Liao[1]
Population 5,187,000,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels C-B-C-C-C[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]


Political Affiliation[edit]


Planetary Info[edit]

Settled in 2228, the Ovan system is named for its primary inhabited planet; the sun is called Ember by locals. It is a dim red dwarf star.

Ovan is a world orbiting an old, dying star. The terrain is mostly rough and broken, with the equator surrounded by the "World River" that has formed due to the extremely regular rainfall pattern. This river is two to 50 kilometers wide and encircles the entire planet. The star, Ember, provides a great deal of heat and light to Ovan, but the depletion of the atmosphere and water have driven the food sources to near extinction.[1]

Furthermore Ovan used to have a thriving industrial economy and merchant trading fleet. Most of these were destroyed in the first two Succession Wars, but the real problem is the kleptocracy that came to power after the Second Succession War. These thieves have controlled the world's resources for nearly two centuries, and have little interest in improving life for most of Ovan.[1]

Nearby Planets[edit]

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

Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Glasgow 10.13 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Overton 16.05 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Cordiagr 16.13 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Preston 19.36 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Aldertaine 20.66 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Geifer 20.95 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Harloc 22.00 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Kurragin 27.50 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Hexare 27.65 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Gei-Fu 28.22 1 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Kashilla 32.67 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Capella 33.34 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Sian 33.56 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Bandora 33.59 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Milos 33.66 2 CC CC SIC SIC SIC SIC CC
Masterson 34.59 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Imalda 34.68 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
New Westin 37.34 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Vestallas 37.64 2 CC CC SIC SIC SIC SIC CC
No Return 38.77 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Krin 41.64 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Randar 43.72 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Relevow 43.91 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Exedor 44.12 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Boardwalk 45.37 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Lesalles 46.19 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC
Bentley 47.14 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Hustaing 47.19 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Decus 48.26 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Sarmaxa 48.54 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC
Propus 48.64 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Denbar 48.93 2 CC CC SIC SIC SIC SIC CC
Bora 49.22 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC
Raballa 49.31 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC
Brighton 49.34 2 CC CC SIC SIC SIC SIC CC
Ingersoll 49.45 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Castrovia 50.15 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Eom 50.54 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Calpaca 51.92 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Yunnah 53.56 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC
Kittery 55.26 2 CC FS FS FC FC FC FC
Quemoy 56.55 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC
Bithinia 56.97 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Sarna 57.04 2 TH CC FS FC FC SS SS
New Sagan 57.36 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Chamdo 57.69 2 CC CC FS FC FC CC CC
Taga 58.97 2 CC CC SIC SIC SIC SIC SIC
Fronde 59.02 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Minnacora 59.05 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Carmen 59.24 2 CC CC CC CC CC CC CC
Campertown 59.32 2 TH CC FS FC FC CC CC

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 A Time of War, p. 378, "Planetary Profile"
  2. A Time of War, p. 377
  3. Handbook: House Marik, p. 16, "Free Worlds League Founding - [2271] Map"
  4. Handbook: House Liao, p. 17, "Capellan Confederation Founding - [2366]"
  5. Handbook: House Liao, p. 13, "Timeline: Capellan Zone 2367"
  6. Handbook: House Liao, p. 25, "Capellan Confederation after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  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. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 24-25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  12. Handbook: House Liao, p. 31, "Capellan Confederation after First Succession War - [2822 Map]"
  13. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  14. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 112-113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  15. Handbook: House Liao, p. 39, "Capellan Confederation after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  16. House Liao (The Capellan Confederation), p. vii, "Capellan Confederation Map - [3025]"
  17. Handbook: House Liao, p. 40, "Capellan Confederation after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  18. Handbook: House Liao, p. 49, "Capellan Confederation after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  19. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  20. Era Report: 3052, p. 10, Inner Sphere - [3050] Map
  21. Era Report: 3052, p. 22, Inner Sphere - [3052] Map
  22. Era Report: 3062, p. 10, Inner Sphere - [3057] Map
  23. Handbook: House Liao, p. 60, "Capellan Confederation after Operation Guerrero - [3058] Map"
  24. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  25. Handbook: House Liao, p. 68, "Capellan Confederation after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  26. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  27. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  28. Field Report: CCAF, p. 21, "Capellan Confederation Armed Forces Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  29. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  30. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii , "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  31. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  32. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  33. Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  34. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"

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