NASA noted that the image was surprising for more reasons than its unexpected shape. "No sunspots have appeared on the Sun so far in February," the agency writes, "making the multiple days of picturesque auroral activity this month somewhat surprising."
Also pictured with the "Dragon Aurora" is Zhang's mother, who appears to be staring up at the sky with an entirely justifiable amount of awe.
In another photo captured that same night, Zheng caught the aurora looking like a mythological bird. "Interestingly," Zhang told Live Science, "my partner photographed a phoenix at the same time."
Iceland is where most of the wintery scenes from Game of Thrones were shot, but this is pretty on the nose, aurora.