- List of locations of the DC Universe
Locations in the
DC Universe, the shared universesetting of DC Comics.
Arkham Asylumfor the Criminally Insane. Located in Gotham City.
* Arrowcave, former base of operations of
Green Arrowand Speedy.
Batcave, headquarters of Batman. Located directly beneath Wayne Manor.
Blackgate Prisonlocated near Gotham City, a prison known to house mostly non-metahuman criminals for Gotham. Its breach played a significant role in Knightfall.
Belle Reve, a high security metahumanprison. Headquarters of the Suicide Squad. Located in Louisiana.
Daily Planet, a great Metropolitan newspaper.
Flash Museum, a memorial to the Flash (Barry Allen). Located in Central City.
Fortress of Solitude, an Arcticfortress used by Supermanas a secret lair. Located near the North Pole.
Hall of Doom, Base of the Legion of Doom.
* Hall of Justice, Home Base of Justice League and originally, the Superfriends.
House of Mystery, extradimensional structure presided over by Cain.
House of Secrets, extradimensional structure presided over by Abel. A version is also headquarters of the Secret Six.
* The Iceberg Lounge, nightclub and base of operations for the Penguin. Located in Gotham City.
Iron Heights, a high security prison devised for many of The Flash's foes. Located near Keystone City.
* Justice Society Headquarters. Current version built on the foundation of the former
brownstoneheadquarters and museum. The former headquarters located in Gotham City, the latter in Manhattan. Sometimes called Dodds Mansion.
LexcorpTowers complex, former headquarters of Lex Luthor. Located in Metropolis.
Legion Academy, training school for the Legion of Super Heroes(in the 31st century).
* Netherworld, a fictional area of the city of
* Oblivion Bar, an extradimensional bar used as a gathering place/hangout for magic users, as well as the headquarters for the
Project Cadmus, an experimental genetics lab. Located in Metropolis.
* Sanctum of
Doctor Fate, located in Salem, Massachusetts.
Secret Sanctuary, original headquarters of the Justice League of Americaand briefly headquarters of the Doom Patrol. Located in Happy Harbor, Rhode Island.
* Sherwood Florist, originally in Seattle and now in Metropolis, the business operated by Dinah Laurel Lance, the
* Slabside Island, a.k.a. The Slab, a high security metahuman prison. Originally located in New York, later transported to Antarctica.
* Superbia, floating headquarters of the
Suicide Slum, a dangerous part of Metropolis.
ThemysciraWonder Woman's home place filled with The Amazons.
Titans Tower, headquarters of the Teen Titans, originally located in New York City. Currently located in San Francisco.
* Underworld, a place in Metropolis's sewers which is rejected by society where the Warworlders took control of.
* Valhalla Cemetery, a burial ground for superheroes who have died in the line of duty, it is meant to be a sacred resting place for heroes.
Wayne Manor, ancestral home of Bruce Wayne. Located outside Gotham City. Industrial Sites
AmerTekIndustries - A military arms dealer previously located in Washington DC.
Kord Industries- Industrial firm based on Ted Kord.
LexCorp- Located in Metropolis to further technological advancements.
S.T.A.R. Labs- Labs for scientific research on metahuman studies located in various facilities.
Université Notre Dame des Ombres- a college in France specifically for super-enhanced humans.
Wayne Enterprises- Waynetech, Wayne Industriesand many companies incorporated with philanthropist Bruce Wayne.
Hardcore Station, lawless space-city run by corporations.
Heliopolis, a city in space.
Justice League Satellite, former headquarters of the Justice League of America. Located in orbit - 186,000 miles above the surface of the Earth.
Justice League Watchtower, former headquarters of the Justice League of America. Located on the moon.
Portworld, intergalactic spaceport.
* Starlag, a prison station.
Ranx the Sentient City, sentient city destroyed by Sodam Yat.
Warworld, artificial planet used by Monguland Brainiac.
ites that exist exclusively in other DC media
* Stonegate Prison, animated version of Blackgate Prison for "".
Belle Reve, mental facility to which Lex Luthorwas once committed on "Smallville". Located in Metropolis.
Cities of the DCU Earth
Fictional City names
Blüdhaven, former home of Nightwing, destroyed by The Society. Located near Gotham City.
* Blue Valley, birthplace of the third Flash (
Wally West) and home of Stargirl. Located in Nebraska.
* Brick City, one-time home of
* Calvin City, home of the Golden Age
Atom. Located in Pennsylvania.
* Central City, former home of the second Flash (Barry Allen).
* Charlton’s Point, home of Miguel Devante, the new Son of Vulcan.
* Civic City, former home of the
Justice Society of America. Located in Pennsylvania.
Coast City, home of Green Lantern Hal Jordan. Located in California.
* Codsville, small fishing village in
Mainefor which the original Doom Patrolgave their lives.
* Cosmos, small hometown of the
Teen TitanRisk. Located in Colorado
Dakota City, home of Icon and the Blood Syndicate.
* Delta City, home of the Heckler and
Vext. It is unknown whether it exists outside the continuity of these creator-controlled comics.
Dos Rios, home of the second El Diablo. Located in Texas.
Empire City, home of the second Manhunter (Paul Kirk).
* Fairfield, former home of Billy Batson (
Captain Marvel) and his adopted parents. Destroyed by Mr. Atom.
Fawcett City, home of Captain Marvel.
* Feithera, a hidden city of bird-people. Home of Northwind. Located in Greenland (destroyed).
Gateway City, former home of Wonder Woman. Located in California.
* Gorilla City, populated by super-intelligent apes. Home of
Solovarand Gorilla Grodd. Located in Africa.
Gotham City, home of the Batman.
Happy Harbor, location of the Secret Sanctuaryof the JLA, and former home of Lucas "Snapper" Carr. Located in Rhode Island.
* The Hidden City, home of the magically gifted
Homo Magipeople. Located in Turkey.
* Hub City, home of the Question.
* Ivy Town, original home of the second Atom. Located in the
Finger Lakesregion of New York State.
Keystone City, home of both the original and current Flashes: Jay Garrick and Wally West, as well as Jakeem Thunder.
* Metropolis, home of
* Middleton, home of
Martian Manhunter. Located just north of Denver.
Midway City, former home of Hawkmanand the Doom Patrol.
* Midwest City, former home of
Captain Comet(Pre-Crisis only).
Nanda Parbat, mystical city hidden in the mountains of Tibet.
* New Carthage, location of Hudson University, where
Dick Grayson(among others) attended college. Located in New York.
Opal City, home of Starman.
* Park City, home of
* Platinum Flats, home of the
Birds of Preybeginning in 2008. Located in California.
* Portsmouth, home of the second
Doctor Mid-Nite. Located in Washington.
* Radiance, home of the 1940s hero
Little Boy Blue. Located in Pennsylvania.
* Santa Marta,
Hollywoodwannabe city all but destroyed by Major Disaster. Located in California.
* St. Roch, home of
Hawkmanand Hawkgirl. Located in Louisiana.
* Star City, home of
Sub Diego, submerged part of San Diego and home of Aquaman. Located off the coast of California.
* Science City, home of the Titan Red Star. Located in Russia.
* Smallville, former home of
Clark Kentand Conner Kent. Located in Kansas.
* Vanity, home of Aztek. Located in Oregon.
* Viceroy, home of
Resurrection Man. Located in South Carolina.
* Zenith City, home of the
Actual cities that also exist on the DCU Earth
* Boston, former home base of
Chicago, former home base of Hawkmanand Hawkwoman, and the second Blue Beetle.
Dayton, home of Black Alice.
Denver, former homebase of The Martian Manhunter.
Detroit, former home base of the Justice Leagueand Firestorm, hometown of Lady Shiva.
El Paso, hometown of Jaime Reyes, the current Blue Beetle.
Los Angeles, current home base of the hero, Manhunter and former home base of Blue Devil.
Metropolis, Illinois, celebrates Superman the fictional character, exists in the DCU as celebrating real Superman.
New York, home base to many heroes over the years.
San Diego, half of this city was submerged under the ocean due to an earthquake, becoming Sub Diego.
San Francisco, current home base of the Teen Titans.
Seattle, former home of Green Arrowand Black Canary.
Topeka, Kansas, destroyed via explosion in an alien invasion.
Cities that exist exclusively in other DC media
* Granville, a small
Kansastown near Smallville mentioned in various episodes of "Smallville".
* Edge City, metropolitan area mentioned in various episodes of "Smallville", including "Stray" and "Ryan."
* Jump City, home to the "Teen Titans" in the series of the same name. Located on the West Coast.
* Steel City, home to the Titans East in the "Teen Titans" series. Located on the East Coast.
* Tempest Key, home of Arthur "AC" Curry in the unaired CW pilot "Aquaman". Located near the
Bermuda Triangle, presumably in Florida.
Fictional geographic locations and countries of the DCU
* Abyssia, underground nation once infested by vampires, saved by the Outsiders.
* Atlantis, the legendary sunken continent. Ruled by Aquaman.
Poseidonis, a major Atlantean city.
** Tritonis, Atlantean city populated by mer-people.
* Badhnisia, small Middle Eastern nation where
Johnny Thunderwas raised.
Bialya, former Mid-Eastern refuge of super-villains.
* Blackhawk Island, former homebase of the Blackhawks.
Corto Maltese, a wartorn island featured in The Dark Knight Returns, Batman (1989 film), and Smallville (tv series).
Dinosaur Island, an isle lost in the mists of time.
* Hasaragua, a fictional South American country. Home of Brutale.
Kahndaq, a fictional Middle Eastern country, home of and ruled by Black Adam.
Kasnia, a fictional Middle Eastern country. (" Batman Animated Series")
Markovia, home of Terra and Geo-Force.
* Modora, home of Sonar.
Pokolistan, nation which now occupies the site of former Modora. Once ruled by General Zod.
* Nyasir, a fictional Eastern-African country; has strong 'Redemption' religious movement. Capital city, Buranda.
Qurac, a fictional Middle Eastern country.
* Rheelasia, a fictional Asian country.
* San Sebor, overthrown by the corporate sponsored Conglomerate.
* Santa Prisca, Caribbean island homeland of Bane.
Themyscira, also known as Paradise Island, home of Wonder Womanand the Amazons.
Vathlo Island, a location on the planet Krypton.
* Vlatava, homeland of
Count Vertigo, destroyed by The Spectre.
* Zandia, homeland of
-7Pi, homeworld in Green Lantern Sector
1417.196.E, planet destroyed by Star 196.
* Almerac, former homeworld of Maxima &
Ultraa, and current homeworld of Mongal.
* Angor, homeworld of the
Champions of Angoror Justifiers (destroyed).
* Apiaton, Insect homeworld.
* Appelax, homeworld of the
Appelaxians, the original foes of the Justice League.
* Aoran, homeworld of
Evil Starwith the entire population killed.
* Archos, primitive planet
* Arden, an agricultural community of Green Lantern Monak.
* Axelbob IV
* Barrio III
* Bellatrix, Green Lantern
Boodikkaof Bellatrix is from here.
* Beltair IV, home of the Aquoids
* Bizarro World, homeworld of
Bizarro, also called Htrae (Pre-Crisis only).
Biot, a Manhunter manufacturing facility and planet
* Bismoll, Sinestro Corp member Shlaggman of Bismoll is from here.
* Bolovax Vik, former homeworld of
Kilowognow called Bolovax Vik II.
* Bryak, planet ruled by the original Brainiac
* Calaton, a homeworld monarchy ravaged 250,000 years ago by
Colu, planet of Coluans
Criq, Driq's planet
* Cygnus 4019
Czarnia, homeworld of Lobo (destroyed).
Daffath system, Bedovian is from here.
Daxam, world of Daxamites.
* Debstam IV, homeworld conquered by
* Dhor, homeworld of
* Earth D ("
* Exxor, homeworld of the
* F'py, Green Lantern Gk'd of F'py.
* G'newt, homeworld of humanoid dogs
* Gaolus, maximum security prison planet.
Galtea, homeworld of Sarkus the Infinite
Garnet, also known as A Hell Hole
Garon, homeworld of the Headmen
Glazzon, Green Lantern Ahtier's planet
* Graxos IV, homeworld of Green Lantern
* Graxos V, world with a harsh judicial system.
* Grenda, robotic world.
H'lven, homeworld of Ch'p and B'dgof the Green Lantern Corps.
* Harmony, homeworld of the now deceased Gold Star.
* Hwagaagaa, siezed by
* Ith'kaa, homeworld of
Captain Cometand Comet City.
*Inner Tasnia - Flodo Span's planet
* planet J586, Green Lantern homeworld.
Karna, Gordanian homeworld.
* Kalanor, homeworld of
Korugar, homeworld of Sinestro, Katma Tui, and Soranik Natuof the Green Lantern Corps.
* Khondra, unknown homeworld of viruses.
* Khundia, Khund homeworld.
* Krolotea, Homeworld of the Krolotean gremlins.
* Krypton, homeworld of Superman (destroyed).
Argo City, Kryptonian city, home of Supergirl.
Kandor, Kryptonian city shrunk by Brainiac. Now residing inside a bottle in Superman's Fortress of Solitude.
Kryptonopolis, capital city of the planet Krypton.
* M'brai, planet with a unique evolutionary system.
* Maag, Green Lantern Volk of Maag is from here.
* Maltus, original homeworld of the
Guardians of the Universe, Zamaronsand Controllers.
Mogo, a sentient planet who is also a member of the Green Lantern Corps.
* Muscaria, world of Sentient fungus.
* Myrg, ruled by Princess Ramia and her terran consort/husband
Oa, homeworld of the Guardians of the Universe.
Mosaic World, a chaotic place on Oa of which Appa Ali Apsatransported various cities from different galaxies to.
* Polaris star system
* The Obsidian Deeps, a Green Lantern Sector in deepspace.
* Orinda, secret base of operations for the Manhunters.
* Qualar IV - Green Lantern Perdoo of Qualar IV
* Quinilon - sun died.
Ovacron Six- Hannu's planet
Rann, current homeworld of Adam Strange.
Ramnos, homeworld devastated by Traitor.
Rexulus system- star system of Setag Retss.
* Rimbor, home planet of
Ultra Boyand Timberwolf.
* Rojira, home of Ruulan Green Lanterns.
Scylla, space of the Triarch.
* Slyggia, home of a Green Lantern named
* The Solar System
Venus, former homeworld of Mister Mind.
*** Earth's moon, location of the
Justice League Watchtowerand former home of Eclipso.
** Mars, former homeworld of
Martian Manhunterand the White Martians.
** Saturn, orbited by the lunar homeworlds of the
Faceless Hunter, Jemm, and the White and Red Saturnian races.
***Kalamar, subatomic lunar world
Vulcan, Green Lantern Saarek of Vulcan
Southern Goldstar, Green Lantern Olepet's homeworld
*Sputa, bacterial world of the Green Lantern
*Tchk-Tchk, the Tchkii Legion's homeworld
*Thar, a living star
**Zintha, orbits Thar
Thanagar, former homeworld of the Thanagarianrace, Hawkman (Katar Hol)and Hawkwoman; destroyed during the Infinite Crisis.
* Talok VII
* Tanjent, homeworld to psionic children.
* Throneworld, capitol of a galactic empire. Ruled by former Starman, Prince Gavyn.
* Toomey IV
* Trigus VIII, homeworld of the
* Tristram, Green Lantern
Trogk, Sinestro Corp member Moose of Trogk is from here.
Tront, the Green Lantern Eddorewas from there.
* The Vegan star system, a neighboring
Star systemof twenty-five planets which are home to many races including the Omega Men.
** Karna, homeworld of the Gordanians.
Okaara, homeworld of the Warlords of Okaara.
Tamaran, homeworld of Starfire.
** Prison Planet
Abin Sur's home planet.
* Vonda Nine
* Vivarium, artificial planet inhabited by the
Warworld, artificial planet of the Warzoons.
* Xanshi, bird-like beings. Green Lantern John Stewart was blamed for its destruction. Where the villain Fatality is from.
* Xudar, homeworld of Green Lantern
* Ydoc, gladiatorial planet.
Ysmault, Guardian sealed home for the Empire of Tears.
Zakkaria, Home of the Crimson Star Mob.
Zamaronhomeworld of the Zamarons.
* Zebron, planet of plant-like people threatened by the Ravagers from Olys.
=Planets and moons which exist during the era of the LSH=
* Aarok, colonized by Earth natives in the future and homeworld of
* Aleph, homeworld of
Kinetix; formerly populated by a magical civilization.
* Baaldur, homeworld of
* Bgztl, homeworld of
* Bismol, homeworld of Tenzil Kem (also known as
* Braal, homeworld of Rokk Krin (also known as
* Carggg, homeworld of
Triplicate Girl/ Duo Damsel.
Colu, homeworld of Brainiac and Brainiac 5.
Daxam, sister planet of Krypton, and homeworld of Lar Gand(also known as Mon-El or Valor).
* Dryad, homeworld of Blok.
* Naltor, homeworld of
Orando, homeworld of Princess Projectra(also known as Sensor Girl).
Takron-Galtos, an artificial prison world built to contain the worst super-criminals.
* Talok VII, the homeworld of
Shadow Lass/ Umbra.
* Titan, a moon of Saturn and homeworld of Imra Ardeen (also known as
Saturn Girl), and Saturn Queen.
Weber's World- home of the United Planets.
* Winath, a world where twin births are the norm, home of the twins, Garth Ranzz (also known as Lightning Lad, or Live Wire) and Ayla Ranzz (also known as
Lightning Lassor Spark) and their brother Mekt Ranzz (also known as Lightning Lord).
Xanthu, homeworld of Star Boyand Atmos (comics).
* Zuun or Zoon, homeworld of Timberwolf.
pace Sector coordinates
*Sector -1 - Anti-matter universe
*Sector 0 -
Center of the Universe
*Sector 119 - 714 inhabited worlds
*Sector 315 -
**scientific research vessel
*Sector 911 - Obsidian deeps
*Sector 1099 - Star 381 exploded
*Sector 1417 - Sinestro's race
*Sector 2682 - Polara star system
*Sector 2813 - Krypton
*Sector 2814 - Solar System
*Sector 2815 - Graxos worlds in the
*Sector 2828 - Vegan Star System
*Sector 3601 - Outermost cosmos
AntimatterUniverse of Qward
** The Antimatter Earth, homeworld of the
Asgard, home of the Norse gods.
Azarath, home of Raven.
* Destiny's Garden, an endless misty pathway of possible histories.
* The Dreaming, realm of the sleeping mind. Ruled by Dream of the Endless a.k.a. The Sandman.
* Faerie, mystical realm of the legendary Fair Folk. Ruled by Auberon and Titania.
* The Dream Realm, a realm where telepaths such as The Key reside
* The Fourth World
Apokolips, homeworld of Darkseidand his minions.
*** Armagetto, capital city of Apokolips.
God Wave, an intersteller phenomenon from the previous universe
New Genesis, homeworld of the New Godswho are led by Highfather.
** The Promethean Galaxy, location of the Source.
Source Wall, the supposed edge of reality itself.
Gemworld, a mystical realm ruled by gem-based royal houses.
The Ghost Zone, Prometheus uses it to teleport inter dimensionally.
Heaven, afterworld of the blessed.
Hell, afterworld of the damned.
Hypertime, the interconnected web of divergent timelines.
* Ifé, other dimensional homeland of the African gods known as the Orishas. (Named after an ancient Yoruba city).
* The Land of the Nightshades, a realm of shadow-manipulators. Birthworld of Nightshade.
* The Land of the Unliving, home dimension of the cosmic being known as
Nekron, Lord of the Unliving.
Limbo, the void between realities. Former prison of the Justice Society.
* The Meta-Zone, homeworld of
Shade the Changing Man.
Mosaic World, a chaotic world on Oa.
Mount Olympus, home of the Greco-Roman gods.
* Myrra, a realm of sword and sorcery. Former home of
* The Oblivion Bar, an extra-dimensional bar that only magically-talented persons can access. Headquarters of the
Omega Realm, Extra-dimensional realm of where Darkseid can send the victim who is hit by his Omega Effect.
* Paradise Dimension, a dimension of which Superman-Prime gains his powers.
Pax Dimension, dimension of where the Bloodline Parasites come from.
Phantom Zone, prison realm created by the Kryptonians.
pocket universecreated by the Time Trapper.
Purgatory, an afterworld where souls atone for their crimes.
* Pytharia, an earth-like realm resembling prehistoric history.
* The Rock of Eternity, former home of the wizard
Shazam(deceased), and headquarters of Captain Marvel.
* The Shadowlands, a place of primordial darkness. It is the power source for Obsidian and The
Shade, among others.
* The Silver City, abode of the angels.
Skartaris, a savage magical dimension "within" the Earth. Current home of Travis Morgan, the Warlord.
Speed Force, which all tap into.
Timestream, a dimension where time is expressed spatially. Home of the Timepoint, also called Vanishing Point, headquarters of the Linear Men.
* Time Point, a prison at the end of time.
* Zrrrf, fifth dimensional world, home of
Mr. Mxyzptlk, Bat-Mite, Qwsp, and The Thunderbolt.
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