toward the center of the galaxy
Had the battle gone the other way, the loss of both Yres and Menorb (the encounter ocurring midway between those two locations) would have forced the evacuation of Efate and meant the collapse of the entire coreward end of the Regina subsector.
Because the sector system is rigid and geometrical, it is sometimes less than perfect in dealing with the real universe, and the Imperial government makes appropriate adjustments. For example, the Reft Sector lies astride the Great Rift, splitting its major population areas into two distinct regions. The rimward section has closer ties to the center of the Imperium, and is administered through the Verge sector; the coreward section is more colonial in nature, and is administered through the Deneb sector.
He wants me on the next coreward shuttle. There'll be transportation arranged once I reach MidSector but he doesn’t actually say where I'm going.
any evidence 1979
Marc Miller, 'Traveller' game handbook
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