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What are the approximate dimension of this iceberg? Any chance the ratio is 1:4:9?

Not likely. Quoting Kelly Brunt, an ice scientist with NASA and at the University of Maryland, from What the Heck Is the Deal with This Weird, Square Iceberg? at LiveScience.com: What makes this ...
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How to find SMAP Satellite acquisiton plan?

As @gerrit pointed out, the Pytroll project has a couple of package which could be useful. To answer your question and get the next overpasses for the next twelve hours above a given location, you can ...
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What are the approximate dimension of this iceberg? Any chance the ratio is 1:4:9?

There have been rectangular tabular icebergs in the past so this is not uncommon at all. Kelly Brunt, an ice scientist with NASA and the University of Maryland said: Tabular icebergs form, she ...
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How to find SMAP Satellite acquisiton plan?

This is not a satellite acquisition plan, but it may be something to get you started. I've used the Python package Skyfield to get the subsatellite point of SMAP based on the most recent two line ...
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where to download NASA-NEX daily downscaled datasets?

Google Earth Engine's NASA NEX dataset (or this) might be of interest to you. It is an online repository, where you can do your analysis using the GEE platform without having the need to download to ...
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How to download FLDAS data from earth data

To download the data from earth data, the following needs to be done Go to https://urs.earthdata.nasa.gov/ and create an account. Note the username and password which will be used to download the ...
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How to get GHI data from MERRA-2?

Solved After more investigation, and help from the PVLIB community, I learned that SWGDN is same as GHI.
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download NASA Earth Exchange Global Daily Downscaled Projections for single lat lon

I did download and process some of the NEX files a year or so ago. Maybe there is a more efficient way to do that now, but what I used is this R script to download the files: ...
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