Xingu, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Xingu, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -52.9462 °E
Latitude: -12.5930 °N
Period: 2002-09-13 - 2013-09-22
Data Points: 151
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 288.91 m / 294.71 m / 290.64 m
Height Variations: 5.80 m
Last Update: 2017-05-19 21:45:15
Software-Version: 5.0

Altimeter Data

The data of the following altimeter missions and corresponding passes have been used for the estimation of the water level time series. An additional '*' indicates that an additional retracking of the altimeter measurements was performed.

Mission Pass No.
Envisat 0506*


Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W., Seitz F.: DAHITI - An Innovative Approach for Estimating Water Level Time Series over Inland Waters using Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 4345-4364, doi:10.5194/hess-19-4345-2015, 2015