Kyoga, Lake Africa, Uganda

General Info

Target Name: Kyoga, Lake
Continent: Africa
Country: Uganda
Target Type: Lake
Basin: Nile
Longitude: 32.8395 °E
Latitude: 1.4720 °N
Period: 2002-01-19 - 2016-09-17
Data Points: 1010
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1032.02 m / 1034.52 m / 1033.29 m
Height Variations: 2.49 m
Last Update: 2017-04-20 17:26:32
Software-Version: 5.1

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-1 120
Jason-2 120


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