Chapala, Lake North America, Mexico

General Info

Target Name: Chapala, Lake
Continent: North America
Country: Mexico
Target Type: Lake
Longitude: -103.0751 °E
Latitude: 20.2459 °N
Period: 2002-07-01 - 2016-06-29
Data Points: 324
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1517.52 m / 1523.78 m / 1521.19 m
Height Variations: 6.26 m
Last Update: 2017-08-17 14:27:29
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 0381*, 0940*
SARAL/AltiKa 0381*, 0940*


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