Merope [#224644818084]

This system is seen as the key for a mystery starting in 3301 with the discovery of unknown artefacts that point to this system. The first of an alien species known as 'barnacles' was discovered on Merope 5 c in 3302.

Informations du système

Allégeance :

Indépendant

Gouvernement :

Coopérative

Économie :

Industrial

Sécurité :

Medium

 

Population :

850 000

Faction administratrice :

The Hive
(Politique expansionniste)

Coordonnées

This system is located at: -78.59375 / -149.625 / -340.53125

Coordonnées galactiques: R: 380,166 / l: 167,004 / b: -23,177
Coordonnées équatoriales: Ascension droite: 3h 49m 18,180s / Déclinaison: 24° 6'5,449''


Niveau des réserves : Ressources inexploitées

Zone habitable :
Metal-rich body (7 to 897 ls), Earth-like world (14 126 to 21 186 ls), Water world (11 583 to 44 859 ls), Ammonia world (29 308 to 79 749 ls), Terraformable (11 002 to 21 953 ls)

Crédits estimés : 45 299 cr

Rapport de traffic

This system was visited for the first time on EDSM by Molan Ryke on 25 nov. 2014 20:52:15.

15051 ships passed through Merope space, including 88 ships in the last 7 days.

13 ships passed through Merope space in the last 24 hours.

Breakdown:
Alliance Chieftain - 1
Anaconda - 1
Asp Explorer - 1
Diamondback Explorer - 1
Federal Corvette - 1
Imperial Cutter - 2
Krait MkII - 1
Krait Phantom - 3
Python - 1
Viper MkIV - 1

Factions mineures
The Hive (Expansion) 38,674 %
Anti Xeno Initiative (Expansion) 14,592 %
Merope Expeditionary Fleet (Civil unrest) 11,429 %
Sirius Mining Merope (Civil unrest) 9,388 %
Cooper Research Associates (None) 9,082 %
Sirius Inc (Outbreak) 8,674 %
Operation Ida (None) 8,163 %
Janus Incorporated (None) 0,000 %
Atlas Research Group (None) 0,000 %
Aegis Research (None) 0,000 %
Hanks Alliance of Anti-Xeno (None) 0,000 %
The Ant Hill Mob (None) 0,000 %
Pleiades Resource Enterprise (None) 0,000 %

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Starting in March 3301, independent pilots began to encounter Unknown Artifacts in space. These appeared to be of an alien and almost organic origin and this raised the interest of the galactic scientific community. Research revealed that these unknown artifacts where pointing towards the system of Merope, and that they where in fact to be found in a shell with a radius of approximately 150 LY around this system. This is also the approximate area of space where unknown alien ships has appeared to pull pilots out of hyperspace.

A closer investigation revealed barnacle sites to be present on Merope 2 A and 5 C, but apart from these nothing outstanding has been found in the system itself. At least, not for the time being...

Interest in Merope was renewed with the discovery of a network of Unknown Structures that also appears to form a shell-like structure around Merope. This interest has only increased with the revelation that both the unknown artifacts, ships, and structures may all be of Thargoid origin. But to this day it is still a mystery how Merope itself fits into the bigger picture.

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