Bangweulu, Lake Africa, Zambia

General Info

Target Name: Bangweulu, Lake
Continent: Africa
Country: Zambia
Target Type: Lake
Basin: Congo
Longitude: 29.8045 °E
Latitude: -11.1685 °N
Period: 2002-05-26 - 2016-06-29
Data Points: 219
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1164.41 m / 1165.97 m / 1165.16 m
Height Variations: 1.57 m
Last Update: 2017-04-27 11:16:14
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 0371
SARAL/AltiKa 0371


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