Luangwa, River Africa, Zambia

General Info

Target Name: Luangwa, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Zambia
Target Type: River
Basin: Zambezi
Longitude: 30.2731 °E
Latitude: -14.8754 °N
Period: 2008-07-17 - 2018-02-25
Data Points: 274
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 370.97 m / 379.89 m / 373.37 m
Height Variations: 8.93 m
Last Update: 2018-03-22 04:11:36
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-2 146*
Jason-3 146*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 146*


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