- Highsec: 0.5 to 1.0 security sectors. Relatively safe Empire space with NPC police intervention from PVP. Most larger warships not allowed.
- Lowsec: 0.1 to 0.4 security sectors. Relatively unsafe Empire space with no protection from random attack. Largest warships not allowed.
- Nullsec: 0.0 and minus security sectors. Player sovereignty. Here be dragons.
- Deadspace: Mission "pockets" in a solar system that spawn and despawn.
- W-space: Wormhole space that exists independently of the starmap.