Blue Nile, River Africa, Sudan
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General Info

Target Name: Blue Nile, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Sudan
Target Type: River
Basin: Nile
Longitude: 34.8935 °E
Latitude: 11.2416 °N
Period: 2008-07-22 - 2015-11-30
Data Points: 133
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 488.07 m / 494.41 m / 491.63 m
Height Variations: 6.34 m
Last Update: 2016-08-04 10:02:00
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.
Jason-2 018*


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