São Francisco, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: São Francisco, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: São Francisco
Longitude: -43.6871 °E
Latitude: -14.2019 °N
Period: 2008-07-19 - 2018-01-09
Data Points: 343
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 428.93 m / 436.69 m / 431.62 m
Height Variations: 7.76 m
Last Update: 2018-01-11 08:30:23
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-2 202*
Jason-3 202*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 202*


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