Brahmaputra, River

General Info

Target Name: Brahmaputra, River
Continent: Asia
Target Type: River
Basin: Ganges - Bramaputra
Longitude: 90.3200 °E
Latitude: 23.4145 °N
Period: 2002-07-15 - 2014-11-26
Data Points: 101
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1.95 m / 7.05 m / 4.27 m
Height Variations: 5.10 m
Last Update: 2015-03-01 20:35:45
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.
Envisat 0795*
SARAL/AltiKa 0795*


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