Mosiro

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(References to Mosiro)

Mosiro
Mosiro nearby systems (3151)
Mosiro nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates -65.144 : -280.742[e]
Spectral class K0V[1]
Recharge station(s) Nadir[1]

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

Mosiro
Planetary Flag
Planetary Flag
Geophysical
System position 3[1]
Jump point
distance
5 days[1]
Highest native life Plants[1]
Reference Year 3025[1]
Infrastructure
Ruler Duke of Mosiro
Capital Al-Ilb[1]
Population 3,339,000,000[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]
(Precentor Sandra Olif)[1]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary Info[edit]

Mosiro is a standard Terran Style world, notable for the predominance of Islam as the major religion amongst the population.[1]

The planetary capital is Al-Ilb, which is carved on the side of a kilometer cliff above a forest. The city devoted to the arts, with museums, concert halls, a major university and the largest mosque rimward of Terra. The city lacks good infrastructure for the traffic associated with a commercial center, however.[1]

The city of Al-Hassam is the commercial hub on Mosiro; the city design was modeled after those of Terra's north African and southern Spanish regions. Within the city's piazza (City Center) most of its modern infrastructure is kept out of sight, with vehicle traffic consigned underground tunnels. The piazza is home to vast walkways and trees, with easy access to the mosque, museums, and the planetary capital building. The modern buildings are kept away from the piazza as well.[39] The city is also home to the most advanced astrophysical laboratories outside of Terra.[1]

THe Ministry of Information is known to house one of the most extensive libraries of physical books to be found in the Free Worlds League. The building also acts as the planetary headquarters for SAFE. [citation needed]

Planetary History[edit]

Early History[edit]

Mosiro was settled by Capellan Confederation and was the target of many raids by the Free Worlds League. Notably, it was briefly seized by Peter Marik in 2401 during the early stages of the Age of War.[5]

Star League Era[edit]

Mosiro was one of some fifty-one heavily contested worlds to have been placed under Terran Hegemony authority as a jointly-administered world during the Age of War or Star League era. During the First Succession War Mosiro once more became a flashpoint between the Free Worlds League and Capellan Confederation.[40]

The Jihad[edit]

In the thirty-first century Mosiro was briefly the capital world its own realm, the Mosiro Archipelago, a minior province that seceded from Duchy of Andurien. By the thirty-second century Mosiro was once again a part of the Duchy and had become a regional commercial trade post for the Duchy. [citation needed]

The world was taken from Andurien during the conflict between the Duchy and the Oriente Protectorate in July of 3137. The defending Second Andurien Guard and the planet's own Mosiro Planetary Militia fought in the commercial part of the city of Al-Hassam and were destroyed by Oriente allied forces. [citation needed]

Military Deployment[edit]

2786[edit]

2821[edit]

3079[edit]

- At this point in time, the Third Andurien Rangers were deployed across El Giza, Mosiro and Hudeiba. The 3rd was at 90% of full strength.

3085[edit]

3145[edit]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Al-Ilb: planetary capital[1]
  • Northern Painted Desert[46]

Industrial Centers[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 48 systems (45 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
El Giza 7.7 Hudeiba 14.2 Dalian 15.4 Kupang 15.5
Karlstejn 16.2 Dili 21.1 Konopiste 21.6 Kalmar 21.7
Kwamashu 21.8 New Troy 25.1 Deschenes 27.7 Nam Dinh 29.3
Wallacia 29.8 Tengil 31.2 Antipolo 32.0 Iknogoro 35.6
Dansur 35.7 Shiro 38.8 Mansu-ri 39.9 Furud 39.9
Sappho 40.4 Kanata 41.2 Andurien 41.9 Ryerson 42.1
Ullieri 42.2 Kujari 42.3 Cronulla 43.7 Guangzho 44.9
Borka 45.7 Tintavel 49.7 Siendou 50.0 Xanthe 50.0
Scarborough 50.4 Ipswich 50.6 Milnerton 52.3 Goodna 54.7
Lukla 56.4 Fujidera 56.5 Lopez 56.7 Cole Harbour 57.1
Frondas 57.7 Dì-fang 58.0 Pernik 58.2 Granera 59.7
Westerhand 59.9 Barlaston 60.2 Katla 60.5 Conquista 61.5

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 House Marik (The Free Worlds League), p. 157, "Planet Guide"
  2. Handbook: House Marik, p. 13, "Free Worlds League befor after at their founding in [2271]"
  3. Handbook: House Liao, p. 17, "Capellan Confederation Founding, 2366"
  4. Handbook: House Liao, p. 13, "Timeline: Capellan Zone 2367"
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Handbook: House Marik, p. 15 - Peter Marik drives Liao forces off Mosiro.
  6. Handbook: House Liao, p. 25, "Capellan Confederation after Age of War [2571]"
  7. Handbook: House Marik, p. 24, "Free Worlds League after Age of War [2571]"
  8. Historical: Reunification War, p. 94, "Reunification War: MAgistracy of Canopus Front Deployments (2577)"
  9. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  10. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  11. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  12. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  13. Handbook: House Liao, p. 31, "Capellan Confederation after First Succession War [2822]"
  14. Handbook: House Marik, p. 34, "Free Worlds League after First Succession War [2822]"
  15. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  16. Handbook: House Liao, p. 39, "Capellan Confederation after Second Succession War [2864]"
  17. Handbook: House Marik, p. 38, "Free Worlds League after Second Succession War [2864]"
  18. Handbook: House Liao, p. 40, "Capellan Confederation after Third Succession War [3025]"
  19. Handbook: House Marik, p. 42, "Free Worlds League after Third Succession War [3025]"
  20. Handbook: House Liao, p. 49, "Capellan Confederation after Fourth Succession War [3030]"
  21. Handbook: House Marik, p. 51, "Free Worlds League after Fourth Succession War [3030]"
  22. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  23. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 3050"
  24. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - 3052"
  25. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 3057"
  26. Handbook: House Liao, p. 60, "Capellan Confederation after Operation Guerrero [3058]"
  27. Handbook: House Marik, p. 54, "Free Worlds League after Operation Guerrero [3058]"
  28. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - 3063"
  29. Handbook: House Liao, p. 68, "Capellan Confederation after FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  30. Handbook: House Marik, p. 56, "Free Worlds League after FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  31. ' Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 41, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3067]
  32. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, Inner Sphere [3075] Map
  33. Field Report: FWLM, p. 17, "FWLM Deployment Map [3079]"
  34. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62, "Inner Sphere - March 3081"
  35. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  36. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  37. Era Report: 3145, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 3135"
  38. Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  39. To Ride the Chimera, pp. 201-203 - Thaddeus Marik walks through piazza to planetary government building
  40. Historical: Liberation of Terra, Volume 2, p. 118, "Jointly Administered Worlds"
  41. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 135, "First Succession War Deployment Table - CCAF"
  42. 42.0 42.1 First Succession War (Source Book), p. 138, "First Succession War Deployment Table - FWLM"
  43. Field Report: FWLM, p. 12, "Duchy of Andurien"
  44. Field Manual: 3085, p. 91, "Deployment Table - 3085"
  45. Field Manual: 3145, p. 115, "Free Worlds League Military"
  46. A Cover of Paint, p. 2

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