Schari, River Africa, Chad

General Info

Target Name: Schari, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Chad
Target Type: River
Basin: Lake Chad
Longitude: 16.1822 °E
Latitude: 10.7353 °N
Period: 2002-07-29 - 2016-05-18
Data Points: 106
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 315.99 m / 319.80 m / 317.34 m
Height Variations: 3.82 m
Last Update: 2018-02-25 10:08:25
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 0186*
SARAL/AltiKa 0186*


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