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Gigantor's Temple

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Created: 2022-06-19 16:59:38 Last Edited: 2022-06-19 19:05:10
  Submitted by: Richard Fluiraniz M. on behalf of CMDR BROCH
Star System:Greae Hypa PH-C d1017
Coordinates:-7949.78 / -334 / 13074.7
Sol Distance: 15,305.5 ly
Region:Inner Scutum-Centaurus Arm
Category:Planetary Features


This system harbors Gigantor, the largest currently known landable planet (with a radius of 28,878 km) in the galaxy. It also features an atmospheric world relatively close to a ringed brown dwarf.


Gigantor - Radius: 28,878 km - Greae Hypa PH-C d1017 2


Beating the previous record holder, Goliath, by 4,474 km, this large landable icy body also features slightly more gravity than its predecessor did. (Goliath's is 4.03 g, compared to Gigantor's 4.64 g.)


The planet is dominated by wide white hilly plains, with the occasional continent-sized orange and brown mountain ranges.


The name of the entry comes as a reference to how mighty and big the planet is, to the point that the entire system is a temple dedicated to it.

surface from space

The shrine - Wide Ring - Width: 2.06 ls / 616,170 km - Greae Hypa PH-C d1017 6

Wide rings

A shrine to a gigantic god, this ringed brown dwarf features a landable thin sulfur dioxide atmosphere moon that's relatively close to its parent's rings.

Shrine's offering - Landable with atmosphere near ringed Brown Dwarf - 1 biological and 3 geological signs - Greae Hypa PH-C d1017 6 a

the surface

Silicate Geological Sites -24.0107 , -71.9047

This stunning vista, dominated by the parent star, is an excellent stop by itself. Thanks to heavy geological activity, Commanders can easily collect materials like Cadmium, Tellurium, Molybdenum, and the elusive Selenium on this body's surface.


Old Offering - Wide Ring - Width: 1.45 ls / 434,720 km- Greae Hypa PH-C d1017 7

old offering

Last but not least, a wide ring gas giant can be found on the edge of the system.

ID64 Address:34952670285443
EDSM ID:39041887

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Nearest Neighbors:

 POI Name  Distance  Rating   System 
[GMP] Siegfried's Pyre  699.50  N/A  Blaa Hypa YZ‑N d7... 
[GMP] The Pomegranate Nebula  931.65  N/A  Blaa Hypa UX‑N b5... 
Emerald Vanguard  985.43  4.37  Blua Hypa HT‑F d1... 
[GMP] Persimmon Nebula  1,000.48  N/A  Blau Aescs OO‑H d... 
[GMP] Dr. Kay's Soul  1,004.83  N/A  Greae Hypa GO‑R b... 
Dr. Kay's Soul and Heart  1,033.56  5.46  Dr. Kay's Heart 
Footfall's Limit  1,103.57  3.48  Greae Hypa IW‑N d... 
[GMP] Hurricane Nebula  1,149.09  N/A  Blaa Hypa MO‑V b30‑7 
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