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New Zealand (-41.50008 172.83441)
New Zealand (Māori: Aotearoa ) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. The country has two main landmasses—the North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui), and the South Island (Te Waipounamu)—and around 600 smaller islands. It has a total land area of 268,000 square kilometres (103,500 sq mi). New Zealand is about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) east of Australia across the Tasman Sea and 1,000 kilometres (600 mi) south of the Pacific island areas of New Caledonia, Fiji, and Tonga. Because of its remoteness, it was one of the last lands to be settled by humans. During its long period of isolation, New Zealand developed a distinct biodiversity of animal, fungal, and plant life. The country's varied topography and its sharp mountain peaks, such as the Southern Alps, owe much to the tectonic uplift of land and volcanic eruptions. New Zealand's capital city is Wellington, and its most populous city is Auckland.
Christchurch, Beachville Road, Redcliffs, Lyttelton, Christchurch City, Canterbury, 8081, New Zealand (-43.51048 172.58113)
Coordinates: -43.62920 172.39302 -43.38909 172.82163 - Minimum elevation: 0 m - Maximum elevation: 915 m - Average elevation: 77 m
Lake Wakatipu, Glenorchy Queenstown Road, Fernhill, Queenstown, Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago, 7050, New Zealand (-45.08880 168.52111)
Coordinates: -45.33406 168.34844 -44.84356 168.76480 - Minimum elevation: 310 m - Maximum elevation: 2,300 m - Average elevation: 973 m