Alnitak (also known as Zeta Orionis) is a star system, a trinary star that was located in the space of the the galaxy's Alpha or Beta Quadrants, about 800 light-years from Earth, where it is visible in the constellation of Orion as the far left star in Orion's belt. (VOY novel: Pathways)
History and specifics
The Alnitak system's orbit was the location of a planetary system. A world in this system was the home of Bonner the Stochastic in the 21st century. (TOS episode & Star Trek 2 novelization: The City on the Edge of Forever; ST video game: Starfleet Command III)
- No history or specifics are established for this location in SFC3 as its name was randomly selected for a system on the game map by the game software, with random attributes assigned.
|Stars, systems and objects of the Orion constellation|
|46 Orionis (Alnilam, Epsilon Orionis) • 54 Orionis (Chi-1 Orionis, Coridan) • 74 Orionis • Alnilam (46 Orionis, Epsilon Orionis) • Alnitak (Zeta Orionis) • Bellatrix (Gamma Orionis) • Alpha Orionis (Betelgeuse) • Beta Orionis (Rigel) • Betelgeuse (Alpha Orionis) • Chi-1 Orionis (54 Orionis, Coridan) • Coridan (54 Orionis, Chi-1 Orionis) • Delta Orionis (Mintaka) • Epsilon Orionis (Alnilam, 46 Orionis) • Gamma Orionis (Bellatrix) • Mintaka (Delta Orionis) • Orion system (Pi-3 Orionis) • Pi-3 Orionis (Orion system) • Rigel (Beta Orionis) • Sigma-1014 Orionis • Zeta Orionis (Alnitak)|