Before and After Satellite Photos Show Devastation Left Behind by Hurricane Irma

For some, it's devastating.

KUSA - Since it formed on August 30, Hurricane Irma has claimed dozens of lives and brought devastating winds, rain and storm surges to Florida and the Caribbean.

The storm wreaked havoc on numerous islands before making landfall in the U.S. at Cudjoe Key on Sunday. FEMA estimates that nearly a quarter of the homes in the Florida Keys could have been destroyed by the storm.

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The following satellite images courtesy DigitalGlobe show just how devastating the storms were, and how difficult the cleanup will be ahead.

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FLORIDA 

Key West

Beach Erosion: Jan. 13, 2016 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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Downtown: Jan. 13, 2016 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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Homes and trees: Jan. 16, 2016 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park: Jan. 13, 2017 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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Geiger Key 

Jan. 13 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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CARIBBEAN 

Anse Marcel Beach on St. Martin 

Aug. 25, 2016 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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Codrington, Antigua and Barbuda

April 24, 2014 vs. Sept. 8, 2017 

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Codrington Port, Antigua and Barbuda

April 24, 2014 vs. Sept. 8, 2017 

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Necker Island 

Nov. 25, 2016 vs. Sept. 9, 2017

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Parham Town, Tortola 

Nov. 25, 2016 vs. Sept. 9, 2017 

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Philipsburg, Sint Maarten 

Nov. 25, 2016 vs. Sept. 11, 2017 

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Providenciales, Turk and Caicos 

Jan. 1, 2016 vs. Sept. 10, 2017 

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Road Town, Tortola 

March 31, 2015 vs. Sept. 9, 2017

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