Amazon, River - Almeirim South America, Brazil

Rio Amazonas, Amazonas

General Info

Target Name: Amazon, River - Almeirim
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -52.6457 °E
Latitude: -1.5596 °N
Period: 2002-07-27 - 2016-06-20
Data Points: 227
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 2.07 m / 5.85 m / 4.06 m
Height Variations: 3.79 m
Last Update: 2016-12-02 12:42:28
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 0134*
SARAL/AltiKa 0134*


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