Brahmaputra, River

General Info

Target Name: Brahmaputra, River
Continent: Asia
Target Type: River
Basin: Ganges - Bramaputra
Longitude: 91.0320 °E
Latitude: 26.2093 °N
Period: 2002-01-21 - 2014-04-30
Data Points: 296
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 35.06 m / 42.07 m / 37.72 m
Height Variations: 7.01 m
Last Update: 2015-03-02 11:57:38
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-1 166*
Jason-2 166*


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