Sao Benedito, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Sao Benedito, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -56.4450 °E
Latitude: -9.1499 °N
Period: 2008-07-20 - 2017-09-22
Data Points: 300
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 167.85 m / 171.81 m / 169.62 m
Height Variations: 3.96 m
Last Update: 2017-09-25 15:54:58
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-2 215*
Jason-3 215*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 215*


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