Vulcan (system)

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

Vulcan
Vulcan neighbouring systems
Vulcan neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -66.70:320.48[e]

The Vulcan system was home to at least one habitable world and as at 3145 was located in the Clan Hell's Horses Occupation Zone.[1][2]

System Description[edit]

The Vulcan system is located near the Dell and Zoetermeer systems.[1][2]

System History[edit]

The Vulcan system was colonised by the Lyran Commonwealth during the Star League era at some point after the end of the Reunification War.[3][4]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

Clan Invasion[edit]

Vulcan was invaded by Clan Wolf in September 3050 during the Fourth Wave of Operation REVIVAL. Supernovas Command, First and Second of the 279th Battle Cluster faced off against the First and Second Vulcan Armored Brigades at Hades Funnel and Abernathy Way. While they fought valiantly the militia were overwhelmed by the speed and ferocity of the Clan invaders.[29]

Military Deployment[edit]

3025[edit]

3054[edit]

  • Trinary Alpha
  • Trinary Bravo

3145[edit]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Hades Funnel: site of a battle during the Clan Invasion.[29]
  • Abernathy Way: site of a battle during the Clan Invasion.[29]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Dell 11.6 Zoetermeer 15.1 Svarstaad 18.6 Colmar 21.1
Sevren 23.3 Skokie 25.1 Leskovik 26.9 Laurent 28.5
Vantaa 31.5 Sudeten 32.9 Kreller 33.1 Stonarboi 34.1
Moritz 34.4 Basiliano 36.3 Ridderkerk 36.9 Baker 3 37.9
Cusset 40.5 Graus 41.1 Seiduts 43.8 Maestu 44.4
Evciler 46.0 Planting 46.0 Mozirje 50.1 Volders 51.4
Tamar 51.6 Apolakkia 53.5 Biota 53.5 Denizli 53.5
Harvest 54.9 Deweidewd 55.0 Hohenems 55.8 Montmarault 57.8
Blair Atholl 58.8 Kufstein 59.3 Bessarabia 59.9 Benfled 60.0

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere Map [2596]"
  4. 4.0 4.1 Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  5. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 13, "Lyran Commonwealth at their founding in [2341]"
  6. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 25, "Lyran Commonwealth after Age of War [2571] Map"
  7. Field Manual: SLDF, Inner Sphere - [2764]
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  9. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 36, "Lyran Commonwealth after First Succession War [2822] Map"
  10. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - 2822"
  11. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 40, "Lyran Commonwealth after Second Succession War [2864] Map"
  12. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 47, "Lyran Commonwealth after Third Succession War [3025] Map"
  13. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 56, "Lyran Commonwealth after Fourth Succession War [3030] Map"
  14. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 59, "Lyran Commonwealth after War of 36039 [3040] Map"
  15. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  16. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 3050"
  17. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 61, "Lyran Commonwealth after Clan Invasion [3052] Map"
  18. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - 3052"
  19. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3057]"
  20. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere Map [3063]"
  21. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 70, "Lyran Alliance after FedCom Civil War [3067] Map"
  22. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3067]"
  23. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, "Inner Sphere [3075]"
  24. Field Report: Clans, p. 27, "Clan Wolf Deployment Map - [3079]"
  25. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62, "Inner Sphere Map - [March 3081]"
  26. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  27. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  28. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 Clan Wolf Sourcebook, p. 63
  30. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. 116, "Unit Deployment Table"
  31. NAIS The Fourth Succession War Military Atlas Volume 1, p.44, "Operation GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG"
  32. Objective Raids, p.32
  33. Field Manual: 3145, p. 167, "Clan Force Deployments - Clan Hell's Horses"

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