Sorunda

This article is about the Sorunda system. For the Atreus-class WarShip, see Sorunda (Individual Atreus-class WarShip).
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Sorunda
Sorunda nearby systems (3151)
Sorunda nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates -65.144 : -122.852[e]
Spectral class M3V[1]
Recharge time 204 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) Both[1]

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

Sorunda
Geophysical
System position 6th[1]
Jump point
distance
2.67 days[1]
Moons 1 (Stockholm)[1]
Surface gravity 1.2[1]
Atmospheric pressure High (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 38°C (Warm-Temperate)[1]
Surface water 52%[1]
Highest native life Mammals[1]
Reference Year 3079[1]
Infrastructure
Capital New Tibet[1]
Population 3,575,000,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels B-B-B-C-C[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary Overview[edit]

Sorunda has a large population of Buddists. It also possesses three continents named Black Falls, Serenity, and Xeno. Sorunda is also home to a Hero Training Institute campus in 3079.[1]

Planetary History[edit]

In July 3068 the Word of Blake inserted a Level II of BattleMechs and two Level IIs of infantry onto Sorunda to pretend to be bandits or terrorists, part of a scheme to cause discontent and the impression of a lack of security on the planet, so that official Word of Blake forces could land to deal with the "bandits" and persuade Sorunda to join the Word of Blake Protectorate. The Blakist forces on the planets were discovered by Lennox's Light Horse, a small mercenary unit under contract to the ruler of the Caiman Province on Sorunda, and the Light Horse managed to piece together the Blakist plan from information held on the computers in a salvaged Blakist Grasshopper. The Blakist forces subsequently left Sorunda after battling the Light Horse for a second time - but not before recovering the Grasshopper, to prevent it being used as evidence. In addition to ambushing the Light Horse command lance, the Blakists launched a terrorist attack in the city of Raymond to cover for their strike at the Light Horse barracks, killing some six hundred citizens of Sorunda in the process.[33]

Local Fauna[edit]

Military Deployment[edit]

2786[edit]

3068[edit]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Raymond: a city on Sorunda.[33]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 52 systems (49 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
McKenna 9.6 Pavia 10.8 Gomeisa 16.3 Lungdo 17.6
Nova Roma 21.2 Ling 21.3 Fuentes 23.8 Holt 25.4
Abadan 27.4 Kievanur 31.1 New Delos 32.5 Bonaire 33.8
Oceana 34.6 Sarkel 35.0 Emris 35.7 Asellus Borealis 35.8
Asellus Australis 36.0 St. Gall 36.5 Park Place 37.6 Sophie's World 38.5
Semenyih 39.9 Avellaneda 41.3 Second Chance 42.9 Vanra 43.7
Jászberény 44.9 Kyeinnisan 45.1 Matheran 47.6 Ramen 47.8
Ohrensen 48.9 Ibstock 48.9 Marik 49.7 Augustine 50.8
Hamilton 50.9 Angell 51.0 Harsefeld 51.0 Hassad 51.6
Elbing 52.2 Bernardo 52.2 Kiyev 54.0 Carbonis 55.6
Ariel 56.2 Drusibacken 58.2 Shui-pào 58.5 Myrvoll 58.5
Daneshmand 58.6 August 59.3 Chengdu 59.3 Jilin 59.5
Pliska 59.7 Lancaster 61.4 Keystone 62.4 Ilmachna 63.4

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 Objectives: Free Worlds League, p. 32, "Sorunda"
  2. Handbook: House Marik, p. 16, "Free Worlds League Founding - [2271] Map"
  3. Handbook: House Marik, p. 24, "Free Worlds League after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  4. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  5. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  6. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  7. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  8. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 24-25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  9. Handbook: House Marik, p. 34, "Free Worlds League after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  10. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  11. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 112-113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  12. Handbook: House Marik, p. 38, "Free Worlds League after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  13. House Marik (The Free Worlds League), p. vii, "Free Worlds League Map - [3025]"
  14. Handbook: House Marik, p. 42, "Free Worlds League after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  15. Handbook: House Marik, p. 51, "Free Worlds League after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  16. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  17. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  18. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  19. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  20. Handbook: House Marik, p. 54, "Free Worlds League after Operation Guerrero - [3058] Map"
  21. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  22. Handbook: House Marik, p. 56, "Free Worlds League after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  23. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 42, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map
  24. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  25. Field Report: FWLM, p. 17, "Free Worlds League Military Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  26. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  27. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  28. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  29. Era Report: 3145, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - 3135"
  30. Map of the Rim Commonality included with Free Worlds League map as of [3139]
  31. Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  32. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  33. 33.0 33.1 33.2 Toil and Trouble
  34. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 138, "First Succession War Deployment Table - FWLM"

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