Ajim

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Ajim
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Ajim is located in Tunisia
Ajim
Ajim
Location in Tunisia
Coordinates: 33°43′N 10°45′E / 33.717°N 10.750°E / 33.717; 10.750
Country Flag of Tunisia.svg Tunisia
Governorate Medenine
Population (2004)
 • Total 24,166
Time zone CET (UTC1)

Ajim (Arabic: أجيمAǧīm) is a commune and port located on the Island of Djerba off the west coast of Tunisia. It is Djerba's main fishing port and the closest city to the African continent. It had a population of 24,166 at the 2004 census. The city and surrounding areas were used as a filming location for Star Wars. Tourists can visit buildings featured in the original movie, including Obi-Wan Kenobi's house and the Mos Eisley Cantina.

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http://theswca.com/travel/tunisia/ajim/ajim.html

Coordinates: 33°43′N 10°45′E / 33.717°N 10.750°E / 33.717; 10.750