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 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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References[edit]

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