The furthest planet in the solar-system around Alpha Centauri A and therefore also the planet with the longest orbit. Macula is a small cold planet made of mostly rock and other hard materials. Some heavier elements have been found on Macula, and therefore must be a planet astray. Heavy elements such as Gold, Silver and Uranium is made during supernovae of a supermassive star. When a star has used up all its fuel, a process begins where it compresses all its materials until more fusion can happen in the core. This happens after the star gets past the element Iron, and only then will the heavy materials be made. That's how we are able to know, that Macula isn't originally from this solar system. It's hard to tell exactly what happened to the little planet, but its possible that the star it originally orbited burst into a supernova and catapulted Macula astray. Another clue as to why Macula may be from some other solar system is the orbit around the star. It's crooked and goes the wrong way around (Read more under Orbit)
The SurfaceMaculas surface is mainly metals and heavy elements - Uranium has been detected as well as silver and gold. The planet itself is dormant and cold, and the core isn't what it used to be - now it's hardly lukewarm. The surface is spotted with large craters and impact wounds from other bodies bumping into it. Without impacts from other terrestrial bodies disturbing the surface, nothing would ever happen on Macula. Weather on the small planet is suttle because of the small amount of atmosphere surrounding the surface. If nothin ever were to hit Macula, the surface would be almost perfectly the same forever.
OrbitThe orbital course is generally speaking very average looking - an oval shape that isn't too oblong. Being the outermost planet, Macula has the longest way around Alpha Centauri A that takes 89.34 Earth years to complete.
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