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Hesiod
Political information
Type of government

Gas Giant

Societal information
Capital

The Rubble

Historical information
Date of establishment

Unknown

Date of dissolution

Unknown

  [Source]

Hesiod was a gas giant located in the 23 Librae star system, orbiting farther out than the former UNSC Outer Colony, Madrigal.[1]

The planet was orbited by the moon Metisette[2] and trailed by Trojan Asteroids in the L5 position.[3] Metisette contained the Covenant installation Redoubt, run by the Kig-Yar Reth as a breeding ground for Unggoy. The Trojan Asteroids were used by the Insurrectionists as a hide-out, nicknamed the Rubble.[4]

Trivia

  • The name of the planet is likely a reference to the early Greek poet and Rhapsode Hesiod, whose writings serve as a major source on Greek Mythology, farming techniques, archaic Greek astronomy and ancient time-keeping.[5]

Sources

  1. Halo: The Cole Protocol, Page 165
  2. Halo: The Cole Protocol, Page 311
  3. Halo: The Cole Protocol, Page 166
  4. Halo: The Cole Protocol, Page 11
  5. Wikipedia

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