Mosul Dam Lake Asia, Iraq

General Info

Target Name: Mosul Dam Lake
Continent: Asia
Country: Iraq
Target Type: Lake
Longitude: 42.8220 °E
Latitude: 36.7125 °N
Period: 1992-10-14 - 2011-07-07
Data Points: 229
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 303.70 m / 329.06 m / 315.95 m
Height Variations: 25.36 m
Last Update: 2014-10-07 05:28:08
Software-Version: 4.0

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 0913, 0986
Jason-1 042
Jason-2 042
Topex/Poseidon 042


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