Superior, Lake North America, United States of America
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General Info

Target Name: Superior, Lake
Continent: North America
Country: United States of America
Target Type: Lake
Basin: Saint Lawrence
Longitude: 272.9300 °E
Latitude: 47.3490 °N
Period: 1992-09-26 - 2017-09-23
Data Points: 7348
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 182.25 m / 183.47 m / 182.87 m
Height Variations: 1.21 m
Last Update: 2017-09-22 11:53:03
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.
ERS-2 (Reaper) 0007, 0052, 0093, 0138, 0379, 0424, 0465, 0510, 0551, 0596, 0637, 0682, 0882, 0923, 0968
Envisat 0007, 0052, 0093, 0138, 0379, 0424, 0465, 0510, 0551, 0596, 0637, 0682, 0882, 0923, 0968
Jason-1 076, 143, 219, 254
Jason-2 076, 143, 219, 254
Jason-3 076, 143, 219, 254
Jason-3 (IGDR) 076, 143, 219, 254
SARAL/AltiKa 0007, 0052, 0093, 0138, 0379, 0424, 0465, 0510, 0551, 0596, 0637, 0682, 0837, 0882, 0923, 0968
Topex/Poseidon 076, 143, 219, 254
Topex/Poseidon (EM) 076, 143, 152, 219


Reference

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