Awesome Full Image of Earth Gives You an Idea of How Huge Hurricane Irene Is (Updated)S

This image of the full disk of Earth, taken this morning at 10:45AM by NASA/NOAA GOES-13 satellite, gives you an idea of what a huge mother Irene is going to be. Here's the last image, taken at 12:30pm.

Data shows its diameter is now about 510 miles. Brace yourselves, East coasters. [Flickr and FlickrThanks Rebecca!]

Awesome Full Image of Earth Gives You an Idea of How Huge Hurricane Irene Is (Updated)S