Madeira, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Madeira, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -58.9491 °E
Latitude: -3.5948 °N
Period: 2008-07-17 - 2018-02-16
Data Points: 612
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 8.59 m / 21.35 m / 16.11 m
Height Variations: 12.76 m
Last Update: 2018-02-18 08:03:57
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-2 152*
Jason-3 152*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 152*


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