A Quarantined World is a planet which, by whatever means, has been deemed unsafe for habitation, and is under quarantine until a future date. It is differentiated from an abandoned or dead world because there is a plan of action surrounding the quarantine.
Reasons for QuarantineA world can be quarantined for any number of reasons, but the most common are:
- Bioweapon infestation
Another prospector says that world ain't viable then it ain't viable!Prospectors who falsely mark a world as a Q-World end up with stained names, and are often blacklisted from future contracts.