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Overton

This article is about the planetary system. For other uses, see Overton (disambiguation).


Overton
Overton 3151.svg
System Information
X:Y Coordinates46.252 : -207.89[e]
Spectral classG4V[1]
Recharge time185 hours[1]
Recharge station(s)Nadir[1]

The Overton system was home to at least one habitable world and as of 3151 was located in the Capellan Commonality of the Capellan Confederation.[2]

System Description[edit]

Overton is located near the Rhodos and New Crete systems and is Rimward from Terra.[2]

System History[edit]

The Overton system was colonized at some time prior to 2750 during the reign of the Star League and has largely been under the control of the Capellan Confederation throughout its history.[3]

Political Affiliation[edit]


Overton III[edit]

Overton III
Astrophysical
System position3rd[1]
Jump Point distance7.96 days[1]
Moons1 (Heysham)[1]
Geophysical
Surface gravity1.00[1]
Atmospheric pressureStandard (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature30°C (Temperate-Tropical)[1]
Surface water78%[1]
Highest native lifeAmphibian[1]
Landmasses1 (Yarmouth)[1]
History and Culture
Population1,320,000,000 (3079)[1]
Government and Infrastructure
CapitalGlasson[1]
HPG ClassB[1]

Overton III, or simply Overton, was a temperate to tropical world used mainly as a logistical hub. The world was orbited by a single moon named Heysham.[1]

Planetary History[edit]

The Jihad[edit]

When Duke George Hasek launched his offensive against the Capellan Confederation under the name Operation SOVEREIGN JUSTICE, Overton was one of the worlds targeted as the Federated Suns forces encircled the worlds of the former St. Ives Compact. Overton was captured in the week of 2 July 3068 by the First Federated Suns Lancers.[25] Overton would remain in the hands of George Hasek, until the Capellan counteroffensive, Operation THUNDERSTRIKE in October 3068, when the Capellan Confederation Armed Forces Fifteenth Dracon and the remains of Warrior House Ijori retook the world, but suffered heavy losses. [33]

Military Deployment[edit]

3050[edit]

Geography[edit]

Overton has a single continent named Yarmouth.[1]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Duchy Regional Training City: military installation specializing in training vehicle crews and unarmored infantry that was located on Yarmouth[1]
  • Glasson: city and planetary capital located on Yarmouth[1]

Map Gallery[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 68 systems (68 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Rhodos 9.6 New Crete 9.8 Gei-Fu 14.4 Ovan 15.9
Aldertaine 16.9 Harloc 17.1 Sharpe 17.4 Glasgow 19.4
Milos 20.7 Vestallas 21.6 Aer 22.1 Geifer 23.3
Lamu 26.4 Kohlman 27.4 Cordiagr 27.7 Hexare 29.5
Relevow 31.0 Bhykov 31.4 No Return 32.2 Harbin 32.5
Preston 33.6 Brighton 33.7 New Westin 35.0 Denbar 35.6
Randar 35.7 Imalda 36.2 Capella 36.6 Ilmar 37.4
Hustaing 38.8 Kittery 39.4 Taga 42.7 Kurragin 43.2
Scituate 43.3 Decus 43.7 Sian 44.8 Chitwan 44.9
Bandora 45.0 Sarmaxa 45.0 New Sagan 45.2 Mumbai 46.1
Capricorn 46.6 Kashilla 48.3 Minnacora 48.5 Indicass 48.7
Masterson 48.8 Bora 50.7 Florarda 51.1 Nashuar 51.7
Gurnet 52.6 Purvo 52.7 Haerhbin 53.0 Bogerth 53.2
Sarna 53.7 Spica 55.0 Java 55.2 Castrovia 55.3
St. Loris 55.4 Krin 55.6 Raballa 55.8 Lesalles 56.3
Quemoy 56.4 Truth 58.2 Sendalor 59.0 Bentley 59.2
Carmen 59.3 Exedor 59.5 Ares 59.7 Necromo 59.9

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 Objectives: Capellan Confederation, p. 10, "Overton"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Shattered Fortress, p. 103: "Inner Sphere - 3151 Map"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Era Report: 2750, p. 37: "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  4. Handbook: House Liao, p. 17
  5. Handbook: House Liao, p. 25
  6. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159
  7. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii: "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11
  9. First Succession War, pp. 24–25
  10. Handbook: House Liao, p. 31
  11. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, pp. 122–123
  12. First Succession War, pp. 112–113
  13. Handbook: House Liao, p. 39
  14. House Liao (The Capellan Confederation), p. vii: "Capellan Confederation Map - [3025]"
  15. Handbook: House Liao, p. 40
  16. Handbook: House Liao, p. 49
  17. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132
  18. Era Report: 3052, p. 10
  19. Era Report: 3052, p. 22
  20. Era Report: 3062, p. 10
  21. Handbook: House Liao, p. 60
  22. Era Report: 3062, p. 29
  23. Handbook: House Liao, p. 68
  24. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43
  25. 25.0 25.1 Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 45: "The Jihad In Review"
  26. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64
  27. Field Report: CCAF, p. 21
  28. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63
  29. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii: "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  30. Era Report: 3145, p. 11
  31. Era Report: 3145, p. 38
  32. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI: "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  33. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 20: "Jihad: The Early Years"
  34. 20 Year Update, p. 63: "McCarron's Armored Cavalry"

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