1716 days ago
The odds of a snowball’s chance here are pretty good. Human survival on this perennial ice-covered land, not so much. Name it! #spacegeo
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Heard and McDonald Islands, w/ Mawson Peak, the highest Australian mountain and an active volcano...ok, definitely not a great place to live in ;)
Coordinates: (53°06′00″S 73°31′00″E) #spacegeo
Jan Mayen Island in the Artic Ocean (from NE)
Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Absolutely
Heard Island in the Antarctic Ocean!
With HIMI's its last eruption in 1993, even the snowballs chances weren't looking too good then. #spacegeo
eu ñ sei :/
Heard Island and McDonald Islands. Absolutely.
Wow, I have not even a clue. I am sure things look so awesome from where you are.
NASA explains these orbits here: http://bit.ly/faLjWw Arctic, Antarctica, Greenland, Iceland, Ellesmere Island, Deception Island all out of reach for such a pic.
A pic visibly taken from almost directly overhead. Therefore, within the latitudes of the ISS orbits between 52 N and 52 S or only a couple of degrees beyond.
Heard Island and McDonald Islands are an Australian external territory.
Heard and McDonald Islands
Sorry Heard Island and McDonald Islands!
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