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Star Trek Map Of The Alpha & Beta Quadrants

The map above is Shakaar?s Alpha/Beta map v3.3; a fan-made creation showing the Alpha and Beta quadrants of the Star Trek universe.

The map shows both major and minor powers that have appeared in the various series over the years.

At the centre is the United Federation of Planets, which borders the major power of the Klingon Empire, Roman Star Empire and the Cardassian Union. More minor powers include the Breen, Ferengi Alliance, Tholian Assembly, Sheliak Corporate and the Gorn Hegemony among many, many others.

The map highlights:

  • Principal Systems
  • Minor Systems
  • Non-Aligned Systems
  • Dead Systems
  • Government Borders
  • Nebula
  • Points of Interest
  • Navigation Hazards
  • Star Clusters
  • Stations or Starbases