Niger, River Africa, Mali
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General Info

Target Name: Niger, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Mali
Target Type: River
Basin: Niger
Longitude: -2.2053 °E
Latitude: 16.8323 °N
Period: 2002-07-19 - 2016-06-13
Data Points: 224
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 254.46 m / 259.58 m / 257.15 m
Height Variations: 5.12 m
Last Update: 2017-02-05 15:29:21
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.
Envisat 0917*
SARAL/AltiKa 0917*


Reference

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