Tapajós, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Tapajós, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -58.2237 °E
Latitude: -10.5201 °N
Period: 2002-07-17 - 2016-05-06
Data Points: 197
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 197.47 m / 202.84 m / 199.80 m
Height Variations: 5.37 m
Last Update: 2018-01-22 02:57:52
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 0850*
SARAL/AltiKa 0850*


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