Balsas, River North America, Mexico

General Info

Target Name: Balsas, River
Continent: North America
Country: Mexico
Target Type: River
Basin: Río Balsas
Longitude: -101.1733 °E
Latitude: 18.5197 °N
Period: 2008-12-17 - 2018-02-20
Data Points: 258
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 173.16 m / 181.37 m / 176.75 m
Height Variations: 8.20 m
Last Update: 2018-02-22 11:11:36
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-2 002*
Jason-3 002*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 002*


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