Ganges, River Asia, India

General Info

Target Name: Ganges, River
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Target Type: River
Basin: Ganges
Longitude: 87.1244 °E
Latitude: 25.2950 °N
Period: 2008-07-08 - 2018-01-07
Data Points: 642
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 24.45 m / 34.35 m / 28.02 m
Height Variations: 9.90 m
Last Update: 2018-01-09 08:09:19
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-2 155*
Jason-3 155*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 155*


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