Volga, River Asia, Russia

General Info

Target Name: Volga, River
Continent: Asia
Country: Russia
Target Type: River
Basin: Volga
Longitude: 47.5195 °E
Latitude: 47.0003 °N
Period: 2008-07-21 - 2018-02-19
Data Points: 333
Min./Max./Avg. Height: -24.42 m / -18.21 m / -22.85 m
Height Variations: 6.21 m
Last Update: 2018-02-21 09:09:50
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-2 235*
Jason-3 235*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 235*


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