Purus, River South America, Brazil
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General Info

Target Name: Purus, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -65.6996 °E
Latitude: -7.7472 °N
Period: 2002-05-15 - 2015-10-16
Data Points: 110
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 63.25 m / 72.07 m / 66.84 m
Height Variations: 8.82 m
Last Update: 2016-04-03 19:53:11
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 0035*
SARAL/AltiKa 0035*


Reference

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