Suomi NPP Image Of Laura (IMAGE) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Caption NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed the Atlantic Ocean in the early morning hours of Aug. 21 and captured a nighttime image of Tropical Depression 13 that appeared more organized. Hours later, it strengthened into Tropical Storm Laura. Credit Credit: NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content 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.