Ganges, River Asia, India

General Info

Target Name: Ganges, River
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Target Type: River
Basin: Ganges
Longitude: 84.4756 °E
Latitude: 25.6993 °N
Period: 2008-07-25 - 2018-01-14
Data Points: 473
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 46.62 m / 57.87 m / 49.75 m
Height Variations: 11.25 m
Last Update: 2018-01-16 10:54:18
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-2 079*
Jason-3 079*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 079*


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