Tocantins, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Tocantins, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Tocantins
Longitude: -49.6246 °E
Latitude: -4.1903 °N
Period: 2002-08-06 - 2016-05-26
Data Points: 111
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 58.46 m / 74.92 m / 69.08 m
Height Variations: 16.46 m
Last Update: 2016-07-12 06:14:49
Software-Version: 4.4

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 0420*
SARAL/AltiKa 0420*
SARAL/AltiKa (IGDR) 0420*


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