Amazon, River - Leticia South America, Brazil

Rio Amazonas, Amazonas

General Info

Target Name: Amazon, River - Leticia
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -69.7923 °E
Latitude: -4.3772 °N
Period: 2002-07-09 - 2014-11-20
Data Points: 96
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 55.46 m / 68.26 m / 63.30 m
Height Variations: 12.80 m
Last Update: 2016-08-22 09:44:49
Software-Version: 4.4

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 0622*
SARAL/AltiKa 0622*


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