Lagdo, Lake Africa, Cameroon

General Info

Target Name: Lagdo, Lake
Continent: Africa
Country: Cameroon
Target Type: Reservoir
Basin: Niger
Longitude: 13.8512 °E
Latitude: 8.9353 °N
Period: 2002-07-24 - 2015-10-17
Data Points: 109
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 209.25 m / 216.35 m / 213.51 m
Height Variations: 7.10 m
Last Update: 2016-04-20 16:08:54
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 0057*
SARAL/AltiKa 0057*


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