San Sorella was a planet located somewhere in the space of the galaxy's Alpha or Beta Quadrants, in orbit of the Alpha Marak 272 star system, at coordinates 6.02N 3.49E.

In the 23rd century, San Sorella was home to a Federation mining colony, a noted industrial center. By reference stardate 2/2306.01, the world had a population of 5.27 billion individuals of various races and cultures, and the government was a full-status colonial member of the Federation. (FASA RPG module: The Federation)