smosr: Acquire and Explore BEC-SMOS L4 Soil Moisture Data in R

Provides functions that automate accessing, downloading and exploring Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity (SMOS) Level 4 (L4) data developed by Barcelona Expert Center (BEC). Particularly, it includes functions to search for, acquire, extract, and plot BEC-SMOS L4 soil moisture data downscaled to ~1 km spatial resolution. Note that SMOS is one of Earth Explorer Opportunity missions by the European Space Agency (ESA). More information about SMOS products can be found at <>.

Version: 1.0.1
Depends: R (≥ 4.0.0)
Imports: fields, graphics, grDevices, lubridate, methods, ncdf4, RCurl, terra, tidyr, utils
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, testthat (≥ 3.0.0)
Published: 2023-07-20
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.smosr
Author: Tatiana A. Shestakova ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph]
Maintainer: Tatiana A. Shestakova <tasha.work24 at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: smosr results


Reference manual: smosr.pdf


Package source: smosr_1.0.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): smosr_1.0.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): smosr_1.0.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): smosr_1.0.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): smosr_1.0.1.tgz


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