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Yggdrasil

The sixth planet and second farthest from the Paracrux, Yggdrasil is a small barren planet surrounded by ice clouds. It was at first mistaken for a comet because of its composition; Yggdrasil has a large amount of water ice and precious metals.

Planetary Statistics

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Physics

  • Type: Small iron/silicate
  • Radius: 4842.17 kilometers
  • Surface Area: 2.95 x 10^8 square kilometers
  • Land Area: 2.21 x 10^8 square kilometers
  • Mass: 2.56 x 10^24 kilograms
  • Density: 5.39 grams per cubic centimeter
  • Composition:
    • 34.6% iron
    • 30.9% oxygen
    • 19.3% silicon
    • 10.2% magnesium
    • 5.1% other metals
    • trace other elements

Gravimetry

  • Gravity: 7.26 meters per second squared (0.74 Gs)
  • Escape Velocity: 8.39 kilometers per second

Rotation and Revolution

  • Period: 26.32 hours
  • Axis Tilt: 40.75 degrees
  • Orbiting: Paracrux
  • Orbital Radius: 1.85 x 10^9 kilometers (12.37 Astronomical Units)
  • Orbital Period: 4.50 x 10^5 hours (51.46 standard years)

Hydrosphere

  • Water: 26%
  • Ice: 100%

Atmosphere

  • Type: Thin reducing
  • Pressure: 61.52 kiloPascals
  • Composition:
    • 41.6% carbon dioxide
    • 30.8% water vapor
    • 27.6% argon
    • trace other gases

Climate

  • Type: Frozen
  • Minimum Temperature: 135 Kelvins (-137 Celsius)
  • Average Temperature: 251 Kelvins (-21 Celsius)
  • Maximum Temperature: 273 Kelvins (10 Celsius)

OOC Notes

This page was originally created on 2013/06/11 14:20 by Abwehran Commander.

planet/yggdrasil.txt · Last modified: 2017/07/18 06:58 by wes