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Dr Who

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Arizona is a state of the United States of America. It was formerly a Spanish colony, and then briefly Mexican territory.

The Doctor, Steven Taylor and Dodo Chaplet visited Arizona in 1881. (DW: The Gunfighters)

Circa 1969, the Doctor met with the crew of a Quotron spacecraft in the Arizona desert to keep their visit to Earth secret. (TVC: U.F.O.)

In 1988, the Doctor, John and Gillian visited Arizona. (TVC: The Faithful Rocket Pack)

Circa 2009, the Doctor and Donna Noble visited Arizona. (DWBIT: Sting of the Serpent)

In 2012, the Doctor, Roz Forrester and Chris Cwej visited Arizona, where a gynoid transported Roz to New York in 1799. (NA: Christmas on a Rational Planet)

In the alternate reality of Pete's World, Arizona is still part of a United States of Mexico. (WEB: Cybus Industries website)

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For other uses, see Arizona (disambiguation).

Arizona is a region of the North American continent on the planet Earth, with boundaries that were created as the area was settled as a geopolitical subdivision of the United States of America nation. The state of Arizona is located in the southwestern corner of the United States, along the border with Mexico.

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The state was noted for the rather beautiful sunrises over the Arizona desert, as well as natural features such as the Grand Canyon. (VOY episodes: "The 37s", "Imperfection")

The Army of Eternal Vigilance (AEV), an antigovernment militia commanded by an Augment named Hawkeye Morrison in the 1990s, was based in Cochise County, Arizona. (ST novel: The Eugenics Wars, Book Two)

Also during the 1990s, a distant ancestor of Commander Chakotay was living in Arizona. When Chakotay and the crew of the USS Voyager were thrown back in time to 1996, Chakotay considered looking up this ancestor. (VOY episode: "Future's End")

The Federation starships USS Arizona were named for this location.

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Star Trek author Kenneth E. Carper resides in Arizona.

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DC Comics

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Arizona

Official Name
State of Arizona
Aliases
Arizona; The Copper State; The Grand Canyon State

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Planet


State
Arizona

Characteristics
Dimensions
Area: 113,998 sq mi

Population
6,338,666

First appearance

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The State of Arizona is a state located in the southwestern region of the United States of America. The capital and largest city is Phoenix. The five next largest cities are Tucson, Mesa, Chandler, Glendale, and Scottsdale. Arizona was the 48th and last of the contiguous states admitted to the Union on February 14, 1912. Arizona is noted for its desert climate, exceptionally hot summers and mild winters, but the high country in the north features pine forests and mountain ranges with cooler weather than the lower deserts.

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Mesa City
See also: Category:Mesa City/Appearances
Coffin Springs
Coffin Springs was a boomtown in the Arizona territory in the late 19th century. The alien conqueror known as Devlos Ungol set up a base of operations in Coffin Springs under the name Mr. Tor. The Green Lantern of Earth's sector, Abin Sur, came to Coffin Springs and teamed up with U.S. marshal Henry Lee Jordan to defeat Devlos. [1]
Desecration
In the 19th century, Desecration was a small boom-town located south of the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Members of the Justice League of America traveled into the past and teamed up with several western heroes to defeat the Lord of Time here.[2]
See also: Category:Desecration/Appearances
See also: Category:Grand Canyon/Appearances
Sonoran Desert
The Sonorian Desert was the site of a small S.T.A.R. Labs facility. It was here that scientist Alex Ferguson discovered a Martian Kuru pendant and had an encounter with the Martian Manhunter, J'onn J'onzz. DEO agent Rio Ferdinand inspected the facility and had Ferguson's assistant, Sully, assassinated. [3]
Tempe
Tempe is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona. Tempe is located in the East Valley portion of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area; it is bordered by Phoenix on the west, Scottsdale on the north, Chandler on the south, and Mesa on the east. In the continuity of the Supernatural titles, John Winchester went to Tempe to meet a man named Fletcher Grable who taught him about the existence of a creature known as a Black Shuck.[4]
Tresle Bridge
A railroad accident at Tresle Bridge in 1940 led to Alan Scott becoming Earth's first Green Lantern in recent times.[5]
Tucson
See also: Category:Tucson/Appearances
Phoenix
Capital of Arizona; Phoenix was the home of Will Payton, who became known as the superhero Starman.
See also: Category:Phoenix/Appearances`
Wolfman and Perez High School
This is a public school system located in Arizona. Using the alias Megan Morse, the Teen Titan known as Miss Martian is enrolled as a student here. Though she tried to maintain her secret identity, the student body became aware of her powers when the Terror Titan known as the Disruptor attacked the school exposing Megan's Martian heritage. The school is named after writer Marv Wolfman and artist George Pérez. [6]

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Muppet

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Arizona is the 48th state of the United States of America, its capital and largest city is Phoenix, and it is home to the Grand Canyon.

  • In a Sesame Street sketch, the Readers of the Open Range help an illiterate town read a sign and discover that they live in Bisbee, Arizona. The stunned locals are thrilled, although they forget the name of the town immediately after the Readers leave.
  • Sesame Street short films about Arizona include two Navajo children going to school (EKA: Episode 2932), another focuses on the life of Colleen (EKA: Episode 0815), and a third is a about a boy whose family travel with their sheep to their summer home (EKA: Episode 3055).
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In the early 21st century, when the United States was divided into thirteen commonwealths, the old state of Arizona became part of the Four States Commonwealth, along with Colorado, Utah and New Mexico.

The following is based on Van Buren and has not been confirmed by canon sources.

Known places in Arizona include:

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Ice Hockey

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Arizona is a state in the southwestern region of the United States. Arizona has 15 counties and a total population of over 6.5 million and is 113,998 square miles making Arizona the 14th most populous and 6th largest state in the US. The state name derives from the Basque phrase aritz ona meaning "good oak."

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Lostpedia

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"World locations" redirects here. For a list of recurrent and important on and off-Island locations, see: Portal:Locations.

For references by major country instead of city, see:

For a list of countries that air Lost, see fan locations.

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

The city of Amsterdam in the Netherlands
Centennial Park in Atlanta

Afghanistan

Albuquerque, NM, USA

Ambrose, QLD, Australia

Ames, IA, USA

Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • One of the locations Walt lived in, after Susan moved there for a job. ("Special")

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Atlanta, GA, USA

Australia

Main article: Australia in Lost

Austria

Ayer's Rock, NT, Australia

See Uluru, Australia

B

Pura Tanah Lot temple in southern Bali

Bad Salzdetfurth, Germany

Bali, Indonesia

Main article: Indonesia in Lost

Barbers Point, HI, USA

Basra, Iraq

Berlin, Germany

  • Shown on a real life Oceanic-Billboard
    Oceanic-Billboard
  • Sayid is on an assignment from Ben to kill Elsa's unnamed boss here, resulting in Sayid shooting and killing Elsa. ("The Economist")

Baton Rouge, LA, USA

C

Modern day Cairo
Tivoli gardens in Copenhagen

Cairo, Egypt

Cambridge, MA, USA

  • Jae Lee went to college at Harvard, and met an unnamed American girl there who he was smitten with. ("What Kate Did")

Camden, England

See also London, U.K.

Canada

  • The only exception to this trend is in "Numbers" when Hurley's accountant informs him that his sneaker factory in Canada has burned down. There's no evidence to suggest that the accountant is lying.
  • Also, in "S.O.S." Bernard proposes to Rose in a restaurant overlooking Niagara Falls. The greater Horseshoe Falls can be seen out the window, which are part of Canada.

Canterbury, England

  • Location of the University of Kent where Charlotte attended university.

Cape Town, South Africa

Carlisle, England

Cedar Rapids, IA, USA

Chrismas Island

Conakry, Guinea

Copenhagen, Denmark

Danish: København, Danmark

  • According to the Hanso Phone Line, the address of The Hanso Foundation World Headquarters is 544 Orsund Klengvjel DK 1604 Copenhagen V. In Copenhagen Zip-codes belong to streets rather than areas and the Zip code DK-1604 KBH V belongs to a street named Kampmannsgade. So the Zip code exists, but there is no street called Orsund Klengvjel, the closest is Øresundsvej or Øresund Parkvej. So this is a fake address made up for The Lost Experience. (The Lost Experience)
  • According to Rachel Blake, Alvar Hanso traveled to this city on September 11, 2000 and Jan 1, 2001. (The Lost Experience)
  • Rachel traveled here herself between June 20 and June 27, 2006 to look for clues; she followed Mittelwerk and was in turn stalked by Malik here. It is the location of Allied Copenhagen Marine Merchants. (The Lost Experience)

Costa Rica

D

Diamond Bar, CA, USA

Dresden, Germany

  • Charlie and Liam were trying to get a fix in Dresden the night Liam's daughter was born. ("Fire + Water")

E

Eddington, Scotland, UK

Location of Moriah Vineyards and the monastery Desmond spent time at. ("Catch-22")

Eleuthera, Bahamas

England

Essex, MA, USA

Ethiopia

Eureka, CA, USA

F

The warm climates of Fiji

Fiji

Florence, Italy

Fort Lewis, WA, USA

Fresno, CA, USA

  • Sawyer reads a private message left in a bottle by crash survivor Tracy who misses her husband and children all the while sleeping next to Scott Jackson at night. Walt tells Sawyer that its Steve Jenkins and that Scott is dead. ("Exodus, Part 2")

G

The Flower Clock in Geneva

Gambia

Geneva, Switzerland

Grand Canyon, AZ, USA

Guam

H

The Helsinki Cathedral

Harrison Valley, PA, USA

Helsinki, Finland

Honolulu, HI, USA

I

Indonesia

Main article: Indonesia in Lost

Inglewood, CA, USA

See also Los Angeles, CA, USA

Iraq

Main article: Iraq in Lost

Irvine, CA, USA

Island

Main article: the island

J

Jakarta, Indonesia

Main article: Indonesia in Lost

Joshua Tree National Park, CA, USA

Jasper, AL, USA

  • Sawyer, his mother, and father lived here, it is where Cooper conned the Fords out of $38,000 ("The Brig")

K

Harrods department store, a main attraction in Knightsbridge, London

Kalgoorlie, WA, Australia

Kiev, Ukraine

Knightsbridge, England

See also London, U.K.

Korea

Main article: South Korea in Lost

Knoxville, TN, USA

L

Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament in London
The skyline of Los Angeles

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Lizard Island, QLD, Australia

London, England

See also Knightsbridge and Camden, U.K.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

See also Inglewood, CA, USA, Malibu, CA, USA, and Diamond Bar, CA, USA

M

The famous Prado Museum of Madrid
The Melbourne skyline
Oceanic billboard in Miami, FL

Madrid, Spain

Malibu, CA, USA

See also Los Angeles, CA, USA

Manchester, England

Medenine, Tunisia

Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Mexico

(also see Taxco)

Miami, FL, USA

Mogadishu, Somalia

Moscow, Russia

Mozambique

N

The Namhae Bridge in South Korea
Narvik town-hall in Norway as seen in The Swan Orientation film
Rockefeller Center in New York City

Namhae, South Korea

Narvik, Norway

Nigeria

Main article: Nigeria in Lost

New York, NY, USA

Newport Beach, CA, USA

Niagara Falls, NY, USA

O

Ontario

Oxford, England

P

Pacific Ocean

  • Area where Naomi was searching for Desmond, and where Flight 815 was believed to have crashed and sank by the outside world. ("The Brig")
The Eiffel Tower in Paris, France

Papua New Guinea

  • The Black Rock, captained by Magnus Hanso, disappeared in 1881 on a return voyage from a gold mining operation in Papua New Guinea. According to local traders on the ship sailed away from port in an Easterly direction, rather than West to Africa, where it would exchange gold Papua New Guinea for more slaves. (The Lost Experience)

Paris, France

Philippines

Phuket, Thailand

Portland, OR, USA

32 miles outside of Portland

Portsmouth, England

R

The Colosseum in Rome

Ramadi, Iraq

Rome, Italy

Ruidoso, NM, USA

S

Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

  • Nikki's television character "Corvette," is described by the MC during her stage show as the "pride of St. Paul." ("Exposé")
San Remo, on the Italian Riviera
Ben Nevis, the tallest mountain in Scotland and the rest of the UK
The Nallur Kandaswamy Temple in Sri Lanka
The Sydney skyline

Saint-Tropez, France

Sahara Desert

San Francisco, CA, USA

San Remo, Italy

Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Santa Rosa, CA, USA

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Sardinia, Italy

Sawgrass, FL, USA

  • Sawyer tells Agent Freedman that Munson moved his stolen money to a Bronco parked on Route 441 in this city (could also refer to a highway in Broward county, FL--The Sawgrass Expressway--which does cross Route 441 in Coral Springs, FL). ("Every Man for Himself")

Scotland

Seoul, South Korea

The Seychelles

Sioux City, IA, USA

Sri Lanka

Stowe, VT, USA

Sydney, NSW, Australia

  • The airport in this Australian city is where Flight 815 originated. ("Pilot, Part 1") (Note that this city is featured in several episodes throughout the series)
  • One of the locations Walt lived in, after Susan moved there for a job. ("Special")

T

The island of Tahiti
Tallahasee aerial view of downtown
The Tampa skyline
A school in Troisvierges, a town in Northern Luxembourg

Tahiti, French Polynesia

Tallahassee, FL, USA

  • Kate was buying a ticket to Tallahassee when apprehended by U.S. Marshal Edward Mars, who describes the city as nothing but "strip malls and Waffle Houses." ("What Kate Did")
  • Sawyer implied to Jack that he contracted a communicable disease in Tallahassee ("Let's say something was burnin' and it wasn't from the sunshine."). ("Lockdown")
  • Juliet's biography according to Mittelos Bioscience states that she received her B.S. in Biology from the Florida State University, which is located in Tallahassee. ("Not in Portland")
  • Ben refers to Locke's father as "the man from Tallahassee". ("The Man from Tallahassee")
  • Anthony Cooper was driving down I-10 when his car was pushed into a divider. Being put in an ambulance is the last thing he remembers before waking up on the Island. ("The Brig")
  • Florida State University, located in Tallahassee is home to the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory. The laboratory is home to the world's largest and most powerful magnet.
  • Mentioned briefly in DJ Dan 7/5 podcast as part of the "Where's Alvar" gag. ("The Lost Experience")

Tampa, FL, USA

Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico

Terre Haute, IN, USA

Tikrit, Iraq

Tozeur, Tunisia

Troisvierges, Luxembourg

Tustin, CA, USA

purchased. ("Walkabout")

  • Locke's home. Location of Tustin Ranch Florist where Locke's father is helping his fiancé plan their wedding. ("The Man from Tallahassee")

U

Uganda

Uluru, NT, Australia

United States

Main article: United States in Lost

V

The Vladivostok harbor

Vik, Iceland

Vladivostok, Primorsky Krai, Russia

W

Wayzata, MN, USA

Z

Zanzibar, Tanzania

Trivia

  • One of the ongoing gags on the show and TLE is to make fun of Tallahassee. In the 10/09/06 podcast, a fan asked this as a question to Damon and Carlton: "Why does the city of Tallahassee hate you?". Carlton answers: "I don't know why they hate us. But they hate us, so, we deservedly are hating them back."

See also

External links

  • Jonah Adkins' A Geographical Study of Lost (Warning: Large 4.4mb file (7200x7200px))
  • SWLS Locations Map
  • Lost Virtual Tour

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Marvel Database

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From Marvel Database

Location Template Location Template
Official Name
State of Arizona
Galaxy

Star System

Planet


State
Arizona

Characteristics
Dimensions
113,646 sq. mi.

First appearance

Unknown

Contents

History

History of location is unknown.

Points of Interest

Residents

Notes

  • No special notes.

Trivia

  • No trivia.

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