Orinoca, River South America, Venezuela

General Info

Target Name: Orinoca, River
Continent: South America
Country: Venezuela
Target Type: River
Basin: Orinoco
Longitude: -67.3596 °E
Latitude: 6.2668 °N
Period: 2002-06-16 - 2014-12-02
Data Points: 87
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 34.46 m / 48.09 m / 41.83 m
Height Variations: 13.64 m
Last Update: 2015-10-14 11:20:49
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 0951*
SARAL/AltiKa 0951*


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