Tropical Storm Ernesto Approaching Central America (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption This visible image of Tropical Storm Ernesto approaching Central America was captured by the MODIS instrument onboard NASA's Aqua satellite on Aug. 6, 2012, at 1840 UTC (2:40 pm EDT). The strongest storms appear to be on the northern and eastern sides of the storm. Credit Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.