Coloma is a small town in in 's region. It was home to Sutter's Mill, the site where the California Gold Rush began after gold was discovered in 1848.

Notable Places in the Area

The is believed to be the first permanent Japanese settlement in and the only settlement by samurai outside of Japan. is situated 2½ miles south of Coloma. Photo: NoeHill, CC BY-SA 3.0.


38.7999° or 38° 47' 59.6" north
-120.8902° or 120° 53' 24.8" west
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United Nations Location Code
764 feet (233 metres)
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node 141038766
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Coloma (Kalifornia)
  • Basque: Coloma
  • Cebuano: Coloma
  • Chinese: 科洛馬 (加利福尼亞州)
  • Chinese: 科洛馬
  • Croatian: Coloma (Kalifornija)
  • Croatian: Coloma
  • Dutch: Colluma
  • Dutch: Coloma
  • Dutch: Culloma
  • English: Colluma
  • English: Coloma, California
  • English: Culloma
  • English: Culoma
  • French: Coloma
  • German: Coloma
  • Irish: Coloma
  • Italian: Coloma
  • Japanese: コロマ
  • Malagasy: Coloma, Kalifornia
  • Malagasy: Coloma
  • Persian: کولوما، کالیفرنیا
  • Polish: Coloma
  • Portuguese: Coloma
  • Portuguese: Coloma (Califórnia)
  • Russian: Колома (Калифорния)
  • Russian: Колома
  • Serbian: Колома (Калифорнија)
  • Serbian: Колома
  • Serbo-Croatian: Coloma (Kalifornija)
  • Serbo-Croatian: Coloma, California
  • Serbo-Croatian: Coloma, Kalifornija
  • South Azerbaijani: کولوما، کالیفورنیا
  • Spanish: Coloma
  • Spanish: Coloma (California)
  • Swedish: Coloma, Kalifornien
  • Swedish: Coloma
  • Tatar: Колома
  • Turkish: Coloma, Kaliforniya
  • Ukrainian: Колома

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