Meta, River South America, Colombia

General Info

Target Name: Meta, River
Continent: South America
Country: Colombia
Target Type: River
Basin: Orinoco
Longitude: -70.6597 °E
Latitude: 5.3798 °N
Period: 2008-07-18 - 2018-01-08
Data Points: 349
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 102.07 m / 108.58 m / 105.56 m
Height Variations: 6.50 m
Last Update: 2018-01-10 07:40:54
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.
Jason-2 178*
Jason-3 178*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 178*


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