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Old July 30th, 2013, 08:20 PM
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I say out of and not into because:
basically it is an empty hex (space),
sure jumping to a visible spot (star) should be easy, but if you do not have a solid starting point, how can you be sure that you are going to jump what you program into the nav system,
sure you can triangulate your location with known stars but the farther you are from them the harder it is to be accurate as time distance is in light years not kilometers,
though the Jump drive requires to be min of 100 diameters away from a gravity source, it is unknown just how accurate it is when all gravity sources are removed.

Also, I would allow the doubling of time to plot the nav to remove 1 negative DM.

So, to remove the -4 DM for 3 hex empty in any direction, it would take you a min of 4 days of plotting to hopefully end up where you planned when you come out of that Jump.

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