Volga, River Asia, Russia

General Info

Target Name: Volga, River
Continent: Asia
Country: Russia
Target Type: River
Basin: Volga
Longitude: 45.4651 °E
Latitude: 56.1049 °N
Period: 2008-07-27 - 2018-01-07
Data Points: 559
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 63.08 m / 66.61 m / 64.26 m
Height Variations: 3.54 m
Last Update: 2018-01-09 08:08:58
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.
Jason-2 142*
Jason-3 142*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 142*


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