California is a state in the Western United States of America.
Percy Jackson, Annabeth Chase and Grover Underwood go to Los Angeles, the entrance to the Underworld to convince Hades to return Zeus’ Master Bolt and Sally Jackson. After escaping the three end up on Santa Monica Beach.
Camp Jupiter, located near San Francisco, is present at the start and conclusion of the book.
Camp Jupiter is the setting of the first few chapters of the book.
Apollo, Meg McCaffrey and Grover travel around Southern California for the book. They visit Palm Springs, Malibu, Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Santa Barbara. At the end of the book, Apollo and Meg travel on a plane to the Bay Area.
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After freeing Ah-Puch, Zane Obispo is teleported to Los Angeles where he is tricked into serving the former ruler of Xib’alb’a. A few days later he ends up in San Diego and Venice Beach with his uncle Hondo and Brooks.
- Southern California is colloquially known as "SoCal".
- California currently has the most seats in the House of Representatives, with fifty-five seats.
- California is a part of the Mexican Cession, land obtained by the United States following the Mexican-American War, along with Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah. Along with Western Colorado and Southwestern Wyoming.