The Pacific Ocean has over 25,000 islands located in it.
Several major battles of World War II were fought in the Pacific Ocean.
After travelling back in time from 2373 to 2063 and losing against the encroaching Borg aboard their ship, USS Enterprise-E personnel were ordered to abandon ship and rendezvous at Gravett Island in the Pacific Ocean. (Star Trek: First Contact)
- This island is fictitious.
Michael Owens's mother was a 24th century oceanographer, and Owens would accompany her on some of her missions. One mission he accompanied her on was to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. In another research mission, his mother was accidentally killed at a research station in the same ocean. (The Star Eagle Adventures)
Ships named for the Pacific Ocean or nation-states in the Pacific include:
- USS Aotearoa (for the Māori name for New Zealand) (Star Trek: The Cantabrian Expeditions: "Two Hit, One Stone")
- USS Vanuatu (for the nation-state of Vanuatu) (Last Unicorn RPG: The Dominion War Sourcebook: The Fires of Armageddon)