Bani, River Africa, Mali

General Info

Target Name: Bani, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Mali
Target Type: River
Basin: Niger
Longitude: -6.3374 °E
Latitude: 12.9561 °N
Period: 2002-07-12 - 2016-05-02
Data Points: 217
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 273.13 m / 280.83 m / 275.72 m
Height Variations: 7.70 m
Last Update: 2017-01-25 15:52:43
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 0717*
SARAL/AltiKa 0717*


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