Oyapock, River South America, Brazil

Rio Oyapock

General Info

Target Name: Oyapock, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Longitude: -52.3800 °E
Latitude: 2.9134 °N
Period: 2002-07-11 - 2016-04-30
Data Points: 114
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 63.31 m / 67.58 m / 64.98 m
Height Variations: 4.27 m
Last Update: 2017-05-23 21:37:38
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 0678*
SARAL/AltiKa 0678*


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