The Influence of a Space Station is equal the the combined levels of the following modules on a Space Station.
A Station cannot sieze more stars than it has points of influence. A Space station
can attempt to seize more stars than it has influence but when the propositions pass the seizing will fai
Should a station loose influence points the station will lose control over stars starting with the last one siezed until the influence point total balances out.
Siezed stars are also the primary factor in determining an alliances