Urmia, Lake Asia, Iran

General Info

Target Name: Urmia, Lake
Continent: Asia
Country: Iran
Target Type: Lake
Longitude: 45.4779 °E
Latitude: 37.6011 °N
Period: 1992-09-28 - 2018-01-16
Data Points: 1092
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1270.05 m / 1278.01 m / 1273.13 m
Height Variations: 7.96 m
Last Update: 2018-01-18 03:48:44
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 0741
Jason-1 133*
Jason-2 133*
Jason-3 133*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 133*
Topex/Poseidon 133


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