Tapajós, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Tapajós, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Longitude: -56.3297 °E
Latitude: -4.6332 °N
Period: 2002-07-03 - 2014-11-14
Data Points: 93
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 29.87 m / 34.48 m / 31.85 m
Height Variations: 4.61 m
Last Update: 2015-02-17 09:09:28
Software-Version: 4.3

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 0435*
SARAL/AltiKa 0435*


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