How are starlane lengths measured?

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How are starlane lengths measured?

#1 Post by Oberlus » Sat Mar 07, 2020 4:59 pm

Are starlane lengths measured between system centers or system circles?
The latter seem to be the way it works now, which is odd.

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Re: How are starlane lengths measured?

#2 Post by Geoff the Medio » Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:51 pm

Distances are measured from the centres of anything that appears to have some spatial extent, including systems. Fleets are shown slightly offset from their actual position on a starlane, though, so that they don't appear within system circles, even when they are very close to the system.

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