Tocantins, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Tocantins, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Tocantins
Longitude: -48.9972 °E
Latitude: -5.3167 °N
Period: 2002-06-18 - 2016-05-12
Data Points: 211
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 78.48 m / 85.90 m / 80.64 m
Height Variations: 7.41 m
Last Update: 2018-01-20 08:56:01
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 0005*
SARAL/AltiKa 0005*


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