Madeira, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Madeira, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -60.7824 °E
Latitude: -5.4951 °N
Period: 2008-07-04 - 2018-01-13
Data Points: 573
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 24.09 m / 34.23 m / 27.05 m
Height Variations: 10.13 m
Last Update: 2018-01-16 10:47:59
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.
Jason-2 063*
Jason-3 063*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 063*


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