Schari, River Africa, Chad

General Info

Target Name: Schari, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Chad
Target Type: River
Basin: Lake Chad
Longitude: 15.5217 °E
Latitude: 10.9950 °N
Period: 2002-07-13 - 2016-05-02
Data Points: 103
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 303.01 m / 308.64 m / 305.25 m
Height Variations: 5.63 m
Last Update: 2018-02-25 10:08:58
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 0730*
SARAL/AltiKa 0730*


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