Brahmaputra, River Asia, India

General Info

Target Name: Brahmaputra, River
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Target Type: River
Longitude: 90.3540 °E
Latitude: 26.1577 °N
Period: 2008-07-21 - 2014-05-03
Data Points: 201
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 27.28 m / 34.81 m / 30.53 m
Height Variations: 7.52 m
Last Update: 2015-03-02 12:14:41
Software-Version: 4.3

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-2 231*
Topex/Poseidon 231


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