Vendrell

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Vendrell[edit]

Vendrell
Vendrell neighbouring systems
Vendrell neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -315.89:125.84[e]
Spectral class M8V[1]
Recharge time 209 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) Zenith[1]

The Vendrell system was home to at least one habitable world, Vendrell I, and as at 3145 was located in the Buena Province of the Lyran Commonwealth.[2][3]

System Description[edit]

The Vendrell system is located near the Alarion and Abejorral systems[4][5] and consists of a class M8V primary orbited by at least one planet. During the thirty-first century a recharge station was in place at the zenith jump point.[1]

System History[edit]

The Vendrell system was settled during the Star League era at some point after the end of the Reunification War.[6][4][5]

Vendrell I[edit]

Vendrell
Geophysical
System position 1st[1]
Jump point
distance
2.09 days[1]
Moons 2 (Ying, Yang)[1]
Surface gravity 1.01[1]
Atmospheric pressure High (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 28°C (Temperate)[1]
Surface water 50%[1]
Highest native life Mammal[1]
Reference Year 3079[1]
Infrastructure
Capital Rosewood[1]
Population 863,000,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels B-B-D-C-C[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]

Vendrell I - more commonly known simply as Vendrell - has two moons named Ying and Yang and has been home to manufacturing facilities operated by the noted defense manufacturer Mountain Wolf BattleMechs.[1]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Geography[edit]

Vendrell has six major continents named Fy, Gatterton, Kaspur, Pembrook, Rhode Island and Zanzibar.[1]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Monte Lupus: the site of the Mountain Wolf BattleMechs manufacturing plant on Kaspur.[1]
  • Rosewood: the planetary capital city, located on Zanzibar.[1]

Industrial Centers[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Alarion 13.3 Abejorral 16.6 Stardawn 23.3 Noisiel 23.4
Nuneaton 25.3 Stellaris 25.4 Quilino 29.7 Kvistgard 30.9
Zaprudy 33.3 Albion 36.0 Rijeka 38.1 York 38.1
Tiruppur 38.2 Carlisle 38.5 Vihtijarvi 43.7 Ciampino 43.9
Logres 49.8 Lancaster 50.0 Reese Station 50.6 Calafell 50.8
Novara 51.4 Ukunela 52.4 Batajnica 54.5 Nuelson Minor 54.8
Duran 56.0 Morrigan 56.7 Annwyn 57.6 Vermezzo 58.5
Mezzana 58.8

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 Objectives: Lyran Alliance, p. 9, "Vendrell"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 25, "Rim Worlds Republic At the Fall of the Star League [2750]"
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Era Report: 2750, p. 36, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  6. 6.0 6.1 Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  7. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 13, "Lyran Commonwealth at their founding in [2341]"
  8. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 25, "Lyran Commonwealth after Age of War [2571]"
  9. Field Manual: SLDF, Inner Sphere - [2764]
  10. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  11. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 36, "Lyran Commonwealth after First Succession War [2822]"
  12. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - 2822"
  13. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 40, "Lyran Commonwealth after Second Succession War [2864]"
  14. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 47, "Lyran Commonwealth after Third Succession War [3025]"
  15. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 56, "Lyran Commonwealth after Fourth Succession War [3030]"
  16. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 59, "Lyran Commonwealth after War of 39 [3040]"
  17. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  18. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 3050"
  19. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 61, "Lyran Commonwealth after Clan Invasion [3052]"
  20. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - 3052"
  21. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3057]"
  22. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere Map [3063]"
  23. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 70, "Lyran Commonwealth after FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  24. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 41, "Inner Sphere Map" - [October 3067]
  25. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - 3075"
  26. Field Report: LAAF, p. 19, "Lyran Alliance Deployment Table [3079]"
  27. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere Map - [March 3081]"
  28. Field Manual: 3085, p. 127, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  29. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  30. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"

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