Vulcan (planet)

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Vulcan
Location
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Grid E4, Beta Quadrant
Survey Data
Star System:

Vulcan system

Quadrant:

Beta Quadrant

Class:

Class M

Political Information
Affiliation:

United Federation of Planets

Native Inhabitants:

Vulcans

Population

4.9 billion

Capital City:
  • Vulcana Regar
  • ShirKahr
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Vulcan is the homeworld of its namesake species, a founder member species of the United Federation of Planets. It is located in the Vulcan system, which is in the Beta Quadrant. It was the first planet to make contact with Earth following Zefram Cochrane's successful warp flight in 2063.

Vulcan was one of the founding worlds of the United Federation of Planets alongside Andoria, Earth and Tellar Prime.

Overview

Vulcan is a Class M planet with no satellites located 16 light years from Earth. Its surface largely consists of large deserts and mountain ranges, supplemented with much smaller bodies of water. Vulcan has a much higher land to water ratio than Earth, with 86% of its surface consisting of land masses, whilst only 14% consists of water.

Vulcan is separated into a number of different differences and provinces.

History

Work in progress.