Lulua, River Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

General Info

Target Name: Lulua, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Target Type: River
Basin: Congo
Longitude: 22.7719 °E
Latitude: -9.5600 °N
Period: 2008-07-24 - 2017-07-09
Data Points: 225
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 883.07 m / 888.05 m / 885.46 m
Height Variations: 4.98 m
Last Update: 2017-09-20 20:51:16
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-2 057*
Jason-3 057*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 057*


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