Barsakelmes, Lake Asia, Kazakhstan

General Info

Target Name: Barsakelmes, Lake
Continent: Asia
Country: Kazakhstan
Target Type: Lake
Basin: Amu Darya
Longitude: 59.6846 °E
Latitude: 46.2214 °N
Period: 2002-07-12 - 2016-06-06
Data Points: 222
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 28.72 m / 32.79 m / 30.93 m
Height Variations: 4.07 m
Last Update: 2017-03-11 15:07:57
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.
Envisat 0711*
SARAL/AltiKa 0711*
saral_dp_sigdr_hf 0711*


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