Nasser, Lake Africa, Egypt

General Info

Target Name: Nasser, Lake
Continent: Africa
Country: Egypt
Target Type: Reservoir
Basin: Nile
Longitude: 31.7697 °E
Latitude: 22.4398 °N
Period: 1992-11-30 - 2018-01-10
Data Points: 986
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 166.85 m / 181.29 m / 175.36 m
Height Variations: 14.44 m
Last Update: 2018-01-13 09:30:27
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 0313*, 0414*
Jason-1 235*
Jason-2 235*
Jason-3 235*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 235*
Topex/Poseidon 235


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