Purus, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Purus, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Longitude: -63.3092 °E
Latitude: -5.5874 °N
Period: 2002-06-13 - 2010-09-09
Data Points: 81
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 22.10 m / 35.75 m / 29.99 m
Height Variations: 13.65 m
Last Update: 2015-10-13 20:57:04
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 0865*


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