Amazon, River - Juruti South America, Brazil

Rio Amazonas, Amazonas

General Info

Target Name: Amazon, River - Juruti
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -56.1538 °E
Latitude: -2.1393 °N
Period: 2002-07-19 - 2016-06-12
Data Points: 219
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 4.09 m / 13.57 m / 9.68 m
Height Variations: 9.48 m
Last Update: 2016-11-30 08:18:40
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 0893*
SARAL/AltiKa 0893*


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