|Universe||Mass Effect Universe|
|Class||Gas Giant (Giant Jovian)|
|Atmosphere||Hydrogen & Helium|
|Radius||70,520 km (43,819.0124 mi)|
|Orbital Distance||4.2 AU|
|Orbital Period||8.6 Earth Years|
|Rotation period||12.1 Earth Hours|
A hydrogen-helium gas giant, Metaponto has developed a helium-3 fueling station funded by elcor business interests who hope to bring enough attention to the system to attract terraforming investors and thus eventually develop Volturno as a habitable world. Thus far, they have met with little success.