Xingu, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Xingu, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -52.3008 °E
Latitude: -6.5177 °N
Period: 2002-06-19 - 2016-04-08
Data Points: 113
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 174.88 m / 182.11 m / 177.99 m
Height Variations: 7.23 m
Last Update: 2016-11-16 17:33:50
Software-Version: 4.4

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 0048*
SARAL/AltiKa 0048*


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