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An Easy-To-Understand Guide To All The Most Important Locations In The Star Wars Universe

The galaxy far, far away is a big place. Comprised of an estimated 400 billion stars, there are hundreds of interesting planets in Star Wars, not to mention the rich array of of urban and rural environments found on their surfaces.

From Tatooine and Coruscant, to Bespin and Endor, the saga has introduced audiences to many of the most wondrous locations in science fiction cinema. With The Last Jedi hitting theaters in December 2017, the galaxy is about to get even bigger. 

The new Star Wars adventure adds at least two new locations to the story, including the casino city of Canto Bight and the mineral planet of Crait - not to mention that Episode VIII fully explores Ahch-To, the mysterious ocean planet where Rey meets Luke at the end of The Force Awakens

In case you're catching up on the Star Wars saga, or need a refresh on the different settings featured in the movies, here's a handy guide to locations in the Star Wars universe. Study hard, you must. 

Be warned: Spoilers for The Rise of Skywalker lie ahead.