Son Hoa

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Son Hoa
Son Hoa neighbouring systems
Son Hoa neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -420.73:-36.74[e]
Spectral class K0V[1]
Recharge time 191 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) Zenith[1]

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

Son Hoa
System position 2nd[1]
Jump point
5.48 days[1]
Moons None[1]
Surface gravity 1.03[1]
Atmospheric pressure Standard (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 24°C (Temperate)[1]
Surface water 61%[1]
Highest native life Amphibian[1]
Reference Year 3079[1]
Capital Xiang[1]
Population 2,996,000,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels A-A-B-A-C[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]

Owner History[edit]

Planetary Info[edit]

Son Hoa has an interesting geographical feature: The Vanishing Sea. During the blistering summers, all the water in the sea evaporates. Once the seasons turn, the water condenses out of the atmosphere and returns to the seabed.[1]

Planetary History[edit]

Star League Era[edit]

In 2765 the Thirty-fifth Lyran Guards were garrisoning Son Hoa, protecting the expanding StarCorps Industries facilities there;[10] StarCorps was one of the few Terran Hegemony defense industries to have made any inroads into the Lyran markets during the Star League era.[11]


In April 3074 the Word of Blake attacked the StarCorps Industries main complex on Son Hoa while the StarCorps Board of Directors was meeting in the facility. The attack was brutal and comprehensive; the site was attacked with chemical weapons, killing those present, and then subjected to repeated attack and bombing runs by AeroSpace Fighters and DropShips. The attack caused considerable damage to the interstellar company and forced it to activate various contingency plans to try and compensate.[12] The StarCorp Industries facility on Loburg was fortunate enough to escape the Jihad intact, despite the widespread devastation inflicted on the Lyran Alliance's industrial base by the Word of Blake. With the StarCorps Industries facilities on Son Hoa having suffered serious damage, there was considerable discussion in early 3081 regarding proposals to relocate the surviving production onto Loburg, which was perceived as being better defended.[13]

Planetary Garrison[edit]


  • Thirty-fifth Lyran Guards[10]



  • Mobile Fire


  • Mobile Fire
  • Third Battalion[16]


- The Brion's Legion First Regiment was operating at 65% of full strength at this point in time, with 40% of their equipment featuring upgraded technology.


Manufacturing Centers[edit]

Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years)
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Andiron 11.46 1 N P P P P P P
Althastan 15.51 1 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Madiun 20.86 1 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Teyvareb 23.92 1 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Diedre's Den 26.43 1 N P P P P P P
Shahr Kord 28.33 1 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Baltazar III 30.11 2 N P P P P P P
Stantsiya 31.72 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Khon Kaen 38.33 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Circinus 45.21 2 CF CF CF CF CF CF CF
Sarikavak 45.39 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Ilzra 45.62 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Clayborne II 46.38 2 N P P P P P P
Rajkot 49.40 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Al Jafr 49.73 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Poulsbo 53.67 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Hardisey's Haven 55.97 2 N P P P P P P
Revivim 58.14 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA
Thadora's Land 59.12 2 N P P P P P P
Cruz Alta 59.79 2 FWL LC LC FC FC LA LA


  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 Objectives: Lyran Alliance, p. 9, "Son Hoa"
  2. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere Map [2596]"
  3. Era Report: 2750, p. 36, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  4. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  5. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  6. Field Report: LAAF, p. 19, "Lyran Alliance Deployment Table [3079]"
  7. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  8. Era Report: 3145, p. 10, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  9. Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Field Report 2765: LCAF, p. 12, "Lyran Guards"
  11. Field Report 2765: LCAF, p. 6, "Infrastructure Integrity"
  12. Jihad Hot Spots: 3076, p. 15, "On The Precipice"
  13. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 85, "Alarion (Buena) Province"
  14. Historical: War of 3039, p. 141, "Deployment Table"
  15. 20 Year Update, p. 28, "Federated Commonwealth Deployment Table"
  16. Objective Raids, p. 20, "FedCom Deployment Table"
  17. 17.0 17.1 Field Report: LAAF, p. 18, "Irregular Forces Regimental Status"
  18. Field Manual: 3085, p. 108, "Deployment Table - 3085"