Xingu, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Xingu, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -52.3429 °E
Latitude: -9.6526 °N
Period: 2002-06-27 - 2016-05-21
Data Points: 188
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 242.60 m / 247.79 m / 244.70 m
Height Variations: 5.19 m
Last Update: 2017-11-21 21:05:07
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 0263*
SARAL/AltiKa 0263*


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