Madeira, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Madeira, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -62.4188 °E
Latitude: -6.7788 °N
Period: 2002-07-19 - 2010-10-05
Data Points: 57
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 27.39 m / 42.48 m / 36.05 m
Height Variations: 15.09 m
Last Update: 2014-08-25 14:29:44
Software-Version: 3.1

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 0650


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