Hurricane Irene: BAHAMAS

Disasters and AccidentsHurricane Irene (2011)Hurricanes and Tropical StormsNASA
The MODIS Instrument aboard NASA's Terra satellite captured this visible image of Hurricane Irene over the southern Bahamas on August 24, 2011 at 15:05 UTC (11:05 a.m. EDT). Just three hours later at 2 p.m. EDT, Hurricane Irene's eye was over Crooked Island, Bahamas, near 22.7 North and 74.3... HO/AFP/Getty Images