Guri, Lake South America, Venezuela

General Info

Target Name: Guri, Lake
Continent: South America
Country: Venezuela
Target Type: Reservoir
Basin: Orinoco
Longitude: -62.8473 °E
Latitude: 7.5115 °N
Period: 1992-09-29 - 2018-01-07
Data Points: 1882
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 242.40 m / 272.42 m / 264.64 m
Height Variations: 30.02 m
Last Update: 2018-01-09 07:22:19
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 0364
Jason-1 152
Jason-2 152
Jason-3 152
Jason-3 (IGDR) 152
SARAL/AltiKa 0364
Topex/Poseidon 152


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