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Emblem of the United Federation of Planet.

The United Federation of Planets (UFP or simply the Federation) was an interstellar government that spanned a region of space that straddled the border between the Alpha and Beta Quadrants. The capital of the Federation was the planet Earth.


The Federation was ruled by the Federation Council, which was presided over by the a president. The main council chambers of the council was located in Paris.


The Federation was official formed in 2161. Among the founding members were humans, Vulcans, Andorians and Tellarites.

By the 2370s it had over 150 members and its territory spread across 8,000 light years. (Star Trek: First Contact)

Alternate universe

In an alternate universe, following the unsuccessful Operation Return the Federation was quickly overwhelmed by the Dominion. (TFS: Spectrum: "The Final Prophecy")

Federation agencies

Territorial claims

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