Astronaut Luca Parmitano captured from ISS Haiti of Central America.

Credit: Luca Parmitano, ESA, NASA

Haiti is 27,750km2 in size and has an estimated 10 million people, making it the most populous country in the Caribbean Community. Despite having a viable tourist industry, Haiti is one of the world’s poorest countries with poverty, corruption, poor infrastructure, lack of health care and lack of education cited as the main sources. The economy receded due to the 2010 earthquake and subsequent outbreak of Cholera.

The local scenery on the ground is as follows.

Credit: Wikipedia

Reference: Luca Parmitano’s Tweet
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