Lambda Serpentis is a star system composed of a yellow G-type star, located approximately 38 light-years from the Sol system.
Jericho VII is a lightly populated UNSC colony world located in the Lambda Serpentis system. The world contains a biosphere suitable for human life, characterized by vast green oceans and rolling plains of palm grass.
Natural satellites include four, uninhabited, ‘silver’ moons.
Prior to the Battle of Jericho VII, the planet had been known as the sole producer of Alt Burgundy, a fine and expensive alcoholic beverage.
It is currently in a state of open rebellion against the UEG. Fleet elements and several Marine battalions have been mobilized to restore order.