Aral Sea (East) Asia, Uzbekistan

General Info

Target Name: Aral Sea (East)
Continent: Asia
Country: Uzbekistan
Target Type: Lake
Basin: Amu Darya
Longitude: 59.6322 °E
Latitude: 44.9182 °N
Period: 1992-09-27 - 2018-02-14
Data Points: 2038
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 28.40 m / 37.96 m / 33.25 m
Height Variations: 9.55 m
Last Update: 2018-02-16 03:14:03
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.
Jason-1 107, 142
Jason-2 107*
Jason-3 107*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 107*
Topex/Poseidon 107, 142


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