Sao Francisco, River South America, Brazil
Request
Realtime

Rio Sao Francisco

General Info

Target Name: Sao Francisco, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: São Francisco
Longitude: -42.8991 °E
Latitude: -10.8401 °N
Period: 2008-07-25 - 2017-09-17
Data Points: 266
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 395.04 m / 401.01 m / 397.27 m
Height Variations: 5.97 m
Last Update: 2017-09-20 20:46:23
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-2 087*
Jason-3 087*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 087*


Reference

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