Abin Sur
Nick Name
Civilian ID
Abin Sur

Green Lantern of Space Sector 2814


Legal Status
Deceased citizen of the planet Ungara with no known criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Group Affiliation
Green Lantern Corps
Base of Operations
Space Sector 2814
Eye Color
Hair Color
Known Powers

Alien being with Green Lantern Ring enhanced abilities granting the wielder the ability to create forms and devices of green energy from their imagination, transmute materials, phase through solid objects, become invisible, fly at supersonic speeds; achieve superhuman strength, speed, stamina, durability, immunity to harsh environments and an ability to communicate with all known sentient species.

Above average human with keen reflexes and steady nerves. An exceptional pilot of military and civilian aircraft.

Note: The imprisonment within the Central Power Battery of Parallax - a yellow being composed of pure fear - created an impurity making Green Lantern Rings incapable of manipulating objects colored yellow, and the champions of the Guardians of the Universe, the Green Lanterns, susceptible to the only thing that could break their will - fear.

With few exceptions the Power Ring is limited to a 24 hour charge and must be recharged in the Power Battery on a daily basis.


Green Lantern Central Power Battery: Repository of the mental energies of the Oan race.

Green Lantern Power Battery: Portable power batteries capable of drawing power from the Central Power Battery.

Green Lantern Ring: Device worn upon the finger to focus the energies of the Central Power Battery.

Common Enemies

(The) Larifars




Regularly Appearing
Green Lantern Vol. 2
First Appearance
Showcase #22 (Sept. - Oct. 1959)
Julius Schwartz, John Broom & Gil Kane

The predecessor to Earth's Green Lantern Hal Jordan, Abin Sur served with the Green Lantern Corp for close to an Earth century.

He had contact with the human race about a decade after becoming a member of the galactic police force and would eventually return in search of a successor after being fatally injured by the robotic Legion.