Pomona, California, a city in Los Angeles County. It is in the San Gabriel Valley, 28 miles (45 km) east of downtown Los Angeles. The city is a fruit-packing and shipping center, and produces missiles, aircraft parts, electronic equipment, pumps, paper, and apparel. Pomona is the seat of California State Polytechnic University. The area was first settled, by the Spanish, in 1837.
Colorado, one of the states in the west-central United States. It is crossed by the snowcapped Rocky Mountains and is sometimes called the “Top of the Nation,” because its mean (average) elevation—6,800 feet (2,073 m)—is the highest of any state.
Los Angeles, California, the largest city in the state and, since 1982, the second most populous in the United States, after New York City.