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 ====== Kagami Galaxy ====== ====== Kagami Galaxy ======
-The Kagami Galaxy is the galaxy in the [[:SARPiverse]] where the [[calendar:timeline|events]] and [[guide:active plots|plots]] of the Star Army RP take place. The name "Kagami" (written 鏡 in [[language:Yamataigo|Yamataigo]]) means "mirror" and is a reference to the [[wp>Yata_no_Kagami|Yata no Kagami]].+The Kagami Galaxy is the galaxy in the [[sarp:sarpiverse]] where the [[timeline:timeline|events]] and [[guide:active plots|plots]] of the Star Army RP take place. The name "Kagami" (written 鏡 in [[language:Yamataigo|Yamataigo]]) means "mirror" and is a reference to the [[wp>Yata_no_Kagami|Yata no Kagami]].
  
-{{:kagami_galaxy_by_khasidel.jpg?200|}}+{{:guide:map:kagami_galaxy_unlabeled.png?300|Kagami Galaxy viewed from above  }} 
  
-Scale: each grid square is 40,000 [[wp>light-year|Light-years]].+The Kagami Galaxy is a largerelatively flat barred spiral galaxy with nine tight yet distinct arms. It could be described as a [[wp>Grand_design_spiral_galaxy|grand design spiral galaxy]]. The Kagami Galaxy has a diameter of about 1,550,000 LY and a thickness of about 2,500 LY.
  
-===== Description ===== +It's important to note that the Kagami Galaxy is //not// the [[wp>Milky Way]], and therefore it is not the same galaxy that contains the [[wp>Sol System]] (e.g. planet Earth). 
-The Kagami Galaxy is a largerelatively flat barred spiral galaxy with nine tight yet distinct arms. It could be described as a [[wp>Grand_design_spiral_galaxy|grand design spiral galaxy]]. The Kagami Galaxy has a diameter of about 1,240,000 LY and a thickness of about 2,000 LY.+ 
 +===== Stellar Cartography ===== 
 +Here is a map of the Kagami Galaxy. Note the location of the Kikyo Sector in red. 
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 +{{:guide:map:kagami_galaxy_MEDIUM.png?800|}} 
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 +Scale: each grid square is 50,000 [[wp>light-year|Light-years]].
  
 ==== Arm 06 ==== ==== Arm 06 ====
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 Arm 08 is the location of the Kikyo Sector, an area of space around the [[system:Yamatai|Yamatai Star System]]. Arm 08 is the location of the Kikyo Sector, an area of space around the [[system:Yamatai|Yamatai Star System]].
  
-See: [[guide:map]]+See: [[location:kikyo_sector]]
  
 ===== OOC Notes ===== ===== OOC Notes =====

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