Issyk-Kul, Lake Asia, Kyrgyzstan

General Info

Target Name: Issyk-Kul, Lake
Continent: Asia
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Target Type: Lake
Longitude: 77.3000 °E
Latitude: 42.4000 °N
Period: 2002-01-20 - 2016-09-27
Data Points: 829
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1604.90 m / 1606.33 m / 1605.77 m
Height Variations: 1.43 m
Last Update: 2017-07-18 15:06:32
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-1 131
Jason-2 131


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