Xingu, River South America, Brazil

General Info

Target Name: Xingu, River
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Target Type: River
Basin: Amazon
Longitude: -51.6250 °E
Latitude: -3.1710 °N
Period: 2003-01-01 - 2016-04-29
Data Points: 181
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 25.03 m / 34.02 m / 29.05 m
Height Variations: 8.99 m
Last Update: 2017-11-21 13:34:03
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 0635*
SARAL/AltiKa 0635*


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