Madeira, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Madeira, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -62.9350 °E
Latitude: -7.2701 °N
Period: 2002-06-13 - 2016-06-11
Data Points: 187
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 33.13 m / 48.90 m / 40.25 m
Height Variations: 15.77 m
Last Update: 2017-08-03 11:22:21
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.
Envisat 0865*
SARAL/AltiKa 0865*


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