Caspian Sea

General Info

Target Name: Caspian Sea
Continent: Asia
Target Type: Lake
Longitude: 50.4493 °E
Latitude: 41.8041 °N
Period: 1992-09-28 - 2018-01-16
Data Points: 1701
Min./Max./Avg. Height: -28.09 m / -25.87 m / -27.00 m
Height Variations: 2.22 m
Last Update: 2018-01-18 03:44:51
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-1 133
Jason-2 133
Jason-3 133
Jason-3 (IGDR) 133
Topex/Poseidon 133


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