Astronaut Christina Koch captured from ISS spring in the South Island of New Zealand. The country is located in the southern hemisphere and has just come out of winter season.

Credit: Christina Koch, NASA

he South Island is the largest landmass of New Zealand. The island is divided along its length by the Southern Alps. There are 18 peaks over 3,000m, the highest of which is Aoraki / Mount Cook at 3,754m. Other famous destinations include Tasman Glacier, Milford Sound and more.

The local scenery on the ground is as follows.

Credit: 100% Pure New Zealand
Credit: 100% Pure New Zealand

Reference: Christina Koch’s Tweet
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