Brahmaputra, River

General Info

Target Name: Brahmaputra, River
Continent: Asia
Target Type: River
Basin: Ganges - Bramaputra
Longitude: 90.2565 °E
Latitude: 26.1178 °N
Period: 2002-06-17 - 2014-12-03
Data Points: 75
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 26.84 m / 33.45 m / 30.03 m
Height Variations: 6.61 m
Last Update: 2015-03-01 20:26:11
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 0982*
SARAL/AltiKa 0982*


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