Loburg

Loburg
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Loburg nearby systems
Loburg nearby systems
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System Information
X:Y Coordinates -324.716 : 10.294[e]
Spectral class M1III[1]
Recharge time 202 hours[1][2]
Recharge station(s) Zenith[1]

System Description[edit]

The Loburg system was located near the Ellijay and Bobruisk systems. The system had at least two populated planets, Loburg and Hiburg.[3][1]

System History[edit]

The Loburg system was colonized at some point during the Star League era.[4]


Political Affiliation[edit]

Loburg II (Hiburg)[edit]

Hiburg
Geophysical
System position 2nd[1]
Surface gravity Crushing
Atmospheric pressure No Atmosphere
Infrastructure

Planetary Info[edit]

Hiburg is 50% larger than Loburg III but possesses no atmosphere and a crushing gravity, but holds most of the systems natural resources. Because of this, workers spend several weeks there mining resources before transferring back to Loburg.[1]

Loburg III[edit]

Loburg III
Geophysical
System position 3rd[1]
Jump point
distance
2.96 days[1]
Moons None[1]
Surface gravity 1.03[1]
Atmospheric pressure Standard (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 22°C (Mild-Temperate)[1]
Surface water 60%[1]
Highest native life Mammal[1]
Reference Year 3079[1]
Infrastructure
Capital Stromhead[1]
Population 1,054,700,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels A-B-B-C-C[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]

Planetary Info[edit]

Loburg is heavily settled, but most of its natural resources come from the second planet in the system.[1]

Planetary History[edit]

Star League[edit]

During the final years of the Star League, Loburg was considered a strategic position to deal with hostilities between the Lyran Commonwealth and the Free Worlds League. This necessitated a garrison of Star League Defense Force troops as well as a detachment of WarShips from the Garrison Fleet (SLDF).[15]

Jihad[edit]

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.[16]

Dark Age[edit]

In July 3147 a battalion of the 1st Buena Guards landed on Loburg and forced the militia to surrender. This brought the system into the Buena Collective.[17] In 3148 riots broke out on the world, protesting the Buena Collective government.[18]

Military Deployment[edit]

2764[edit]

2786[edit]

3038[edit]

3050[edit]

3085[edit]

3148[edit]

Industrial Centers[edit]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Stromhead, planet capital.[1]
  • Loburg City, capital.[10]
  • Dartburg, a major seaport on the Spatz Sea.[10]


Map Gallery[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 28 systems (28 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Ellijay 9.7 Marsalle 17.5 Herzberg 18.5 Kamenz 20.0
Maisons 22.2 Danxian 23.7 Bobruisk 28.2 Biloela 35.1
Finsterwalde 35.7 Zdice 36.9 Radostov 37.5 Inchicore 37.8
Abramkovo 39.5 Tylarzka 40.7 Acrux 40.9 Gypsum 46.0
Bolan 47.0 Binyang 47.0 Sierpc 49.6 Duantia 50.0
Czarvowo 51.7 Rochers 53.2 Ilion 55.5 Cardff 55.6
Zuhbehr 55.6 Penobscot 56.7 Aquavita 57.1 Rajkot 59.0

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 Objectives: Lyran Alliance, p. 8, "Loburg"
  2. Empire Alone, poster map
  3. 3.0 3.1 Field Manual: SLDF, p. 255: "SLDF - Lyran Commonwealth Military Region Command map"
  4. 4.0 4.1 Era Report: 2750, p. 36, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  5. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  6. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  7. First Succession War (sourcebook), p. 25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  8. First Succession War (sourcebook), p. 113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  9. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 BattleCorps: INN Newscast (Arts and Leisure section), news item published [23/05/3080]: "Duke Pushes New Train Line, Runs Into Protests."
  11. Era Report: 3145, p.10, "Inner Sphere - 3135"
  12. Era Report: 3145, p.38, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  13. Shattered Fortress, p. 99, "3146, (July 27)"
  14. Shattered Fortress, p. 100, "3148, (30 Jan)"
  15. 15.0 15.1 Field Manual: SLDF, p. 237: "18th Infantry Division"
  16. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 85, "Alarion (Buena) Province"
  17. Shattered Fortress, p. 25, "Antisocial General"
  18. Shattered Fortress, p. 47
  19. First Succession War (sourcebook), p. 138, "First Succession War Deployment Table - FWLM"
  20. Historical: War of 3039, p. 136, "Deployment Table"
  21. 20 Year Update, p. 71, "Com Guards Deployment Table"
  22. Field Manual: 3085, p. 107, "Deployment Table - 3085"
  23. Field Manual: 3085, p. 160, "Deployment Table - 3085"
  24. Shattered Fortress, p. 48, "Buena"

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