Pacifica


Pacifica

Pacifica may refer to:

Places

* Pacifica, California, a city in the United States
** Pacifica Pier
* Pacifica High School (Oxnard, California)

Media

* Pacifica Radio, a non-commercial radio network in the United States, founded on the principles of pacifism
* Federal Communications Commission v. Pacifica Foundation, a landmark court case for the regulation of indecency in U.S. broadcasting
* "Pacifica" (journal), a journal published by the Melbourne College of Divinity
* "Pacifica (newletter), published by the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers

Music

* "Pacifica" (album), by Fred Frith
* Yamaha Pacifica, a model of electric guitar
* Pacifica Quartet, an American string quartet
* Pacifica (song), an instrumental surf rock song recorded by Los Straitjackets

Fictional

* Pacifica (Star Trek), a fictional planet
* Pacifica Casull, a character in the "Scrapped Princess" anime
* Pacifica (Crimson Skies), a fictional state
* Pacifica (Shattered Union), a fictional state
* Pacifica, a bonus world in the Game Boy Advance version of "Donkey Kong Country 3"

Other uses

* Chrysler Pacifica, a crossover sport utility vehicle
* "Gavia pacifica", a species of loon
* Pacifica (Crédit Agricole), a French insurance company
* Pacifica (virtual machine), the codename for computer virtualization technology from AMD, currently known as AMD-v


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