|Orbital Distance||14.3 AU|
|Orbital Period||60.6 Earth Years|
|Day Length||66.7 Earth Hours|
|Atm. Pressure||0.83 atm|
|Surface Temp||−175 °C|
|Surface Gravity||0.7 g|
|Mass||0.511 Earth Masses|
A terrestrial world of average size, Canctra's atmosphere is composed of nitrogen and argon. Its frozen surface is mainly composed of tin with deposits of calcium. Aside from some spectacular formations of water-ice at the poles, the planet has little to recommend it.
- Survey: UNC: Valuable Minerals: Light Metal ×1 (Cobalt)
Mineral Deposits Edit
Mass Effect 2 Edit
Initial Scanner Result: Rich
Based on size, distance, and lack of greenhouse gases in its atmosphere the calculated albedo is −6.9. Nothing can explain this discrepancy except a mistake in the readings.
- In Mass Effect 2, this planet is shown as "Cantra" as opposed to Canctra. It is unknown why the spelling differs between the games.