São Francisco, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: São Francisco, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: São Francisco
Longitude: -43.9590 °E
Latitude: -14.9297 °N
Period: 2002-06-12 - 2010-10-13
Data Points: 82
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 438.18 m / 445.92 m / 439.68 m
Height Variations: 7.74 m
Last Update: 2017-05-10 08:51:03
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 0835*


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