Kafue Flats Africa, Zambia

General Info

Target Name: Kafue Flats
Continent: Africa
Country: Zambia
Target Type: Wetland
Basin: Zambezi
Longitude: 27.5500 °E
Latitude: -15.5500 °N
Period: 2002-07-28 - 2014-11-04
Data Points: 98
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 976.08 m / 979.92 m / 977.72 m
Height Variations: 3.84 m
Last Update: 2015-11-10 13:43:22
Software-Version: 4.4

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 0156*
SARAL/AltiKa 0156*


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