Epsilon

Epsilon
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3151
Epsilon nearby systems
Epsilon nearby systems
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates −316.183 : −59.498[e]
Recharge time 205 hours[1]

The Epsilon system was home to at least one habitable world and as of 3145 was located in the Duchy of Tamarind-Abbey province of the Free Worlds League.[2][3]

System Description[edit]

The Epsilon system is located near the Cavanaugh II and Timbiqui systems.[4]

System History[edit]

Epsilon was settled at some point during or prior to the Age of War.[5] Early maps of the Inner Sphere prior to 2571 do not display the anti-spinward regions further out than Cavanaugh II, making it impossible to determine whether Epsilon had been settled prior to the Age of War.[6]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Epsilon[edit]

Epsilon
Geophysical
Reference Year 3130
Infrastructure
Ruler Pedro Robinson, Governor (3130)[29]
Cecil Abraham, Legate (3130)[29]
Population 95,430,000 (3130)[29]

Planetary History[edit]

The Jihad[edit]

Following the dissolution of the Free Worlds League in January 3079, elements within the Lyran Alliance moved to annex a number of former League worlds between August and September that year. Epsilon was one of seven worlds conquered during this period, and the invasion only stopped when Archon Adam Steiner declared that any other bouts of what he termed "unauthorized adventurism" would be considered an act of treason.[25] The Lyran assault on Epsilon was a purely conventional attack[30] launched by the Fourth and Eighth Lyran Regulars[31] in which the LAAF forces concentrated on defeating the defending Thirty-fourth Marik Militia and local forces, although to limit any collateral damage the Thirty-fourth had to withdraw. Epsilon was one of two worlds where forces from the Duchy of Tamarind-Abbey and the Lyran Alliance faced each other in the immediate aftermath of the Jihad, with the other being Nockatunga. Prior to the Archon's declaration that any further attacks would be considered treasonable acts, diplomats from Tamarind and Abbey present on Tharkad were volubly protesting the attacks and Dominic Levaque, the Lyran ambassador to Tamarind, worked hard to reassure the Tamarind government that the attacks were being investigated and that any wrongdoing would result in prosecution under Lyran laws.[30]

Military Deployment[edit]

2764[edit]

2821[edit]

3025[edit]

3050[edit]

3059[edit]

3079[edit]

- At this point in time, the Thirty-fourth Marik Militia were deployed across Epsilon and Nockatunga. The Thirty-fourth was at 70% of full strength.

Map Gallery[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 36 systems (35 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Cavanaugh 11.4 Timbiqui 17.6 Promised Land 17.6 Penobscot 21.6
Hell's Paradise 23.3 Saltillo 23.6 Griffith 24.5 Nockatunga 27.7
Abramkovo 34.1 Kosciusko 34.3 Pencader 35.0 Zdice 35.4
Millungera 35.9 Schererville 36.3 Malazan 37.0 Diamantina 40.1
Zuhbehr 41.6 Galisteo 41.6 Ilion 43.5 Alorton 45.8
Tylarzka 47.9 Bobruisk 48.3 Edmondson 48.9 Zebrenaski 49.5
Tamarind 52.9 Loongana 54.3 Kamenz 55.4 Kilarney 57.0
Alula Borealis 57.4 Rochers 57.6 Cerillos 57.9 Biloela 58.5
Bella 58.9 Poulsbo 59.3 Simpson Desert 59.8 Curaumilla 61.3

References[edit]

  1. Empire Alone, poster map
  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 Era Report: 2750, p. 36: "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  5. 5.0 5.1 Handbook: House Marik, p. 24: "Free Worlds League after Age of War [2571]"
  6. Handbook: House Marik, p. 16: "Free Worlds League Founding [2271]"
  7. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158: "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10: "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  9. First Succession War, pp. 24–25: "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  10. Handbook: House Marik, p. 34: "Free Worlds League after First Succession War [2822]"
  11. First Succession War, pp. 112–113: "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  12. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, pp. 122–123: "Inner Sphere - 2822"
  13. Handbook: House Marik, p. 38: "Free Worlds League after Second Succession War [2864]"
  14. Handbook: House Marik, p. 42: "Free Worlds League after Third Succession War [3025]"
  15. Handbook: House Marik, p. 51: "Free Worlds League after Fourth Succession War [3030]"
  16. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133: "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  17. Era Report: 3052, pp. 10–11: "Inner Sphere Map [3050]"
  18. Era Report: 3052, pp. 22–23: "Inner Sphere Map [3052]"
  19. Era Report: 3062, pp. 10–11: "Inner Sphere Map [3057]"
  20. Handbook: House Marik, p. 54: "Free Worlds League after Operation Guerrero [3058]"
  21. Era Report: 3062, pp. 28–29: "Inner Sphere Map [3063]"
  22. Handbook: House Marik, p. 56: "Free Worlds League after FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  23. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, pp. 64–65: "Inner Sphere Map [3075]"
  24. Field Report: FWLM, p. 17: "FWLM Deployment Map [3079]"
  25. 25.0 25.1 Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 60: "The Jihad in Review"
  26. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62: "Inner Sphere - March 3081"
  27. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii: "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  28. Era Report: 3145, p. 10: "Inner Sphere - 3135"
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 Dark Age: Republic of the Sphere, p. 22: "Prefecture IX"
  30. 30.0 30.1 Jihad: Final Reckoning, pp. 24–25: "Lyran Aggressors Press Into League Territory"
  31. Field Manual: 3085, p. 102: "Fourth Lyran Regulars"
  32. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 254: "SLDF - Free Worlds League Military Command Map"
  33. First Succession War, p. 138: "First Succession War Deployment Table - FWLM"
  34. 34.0 34.1 House Marik (The Free Worlds League), p. 109: "Unit Deployment Table"
  35. 20 Year Update, p. 57: "Free Worlds League Deployment Table"
  36. Field Manual: Free Worlds League, p. 112: "Free Worlds League Deployment Table"
  37. Field Report: FWLM, p. 11: "Tamarind and Abbey Districts"

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