Victoria Nile, River Africa, Uganda

General Info

Target Name: Victoria Nile, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Uganda
Target Type: River
Basin: Nile
Longitude: 33.0029 °E
Latitude: 0.8609 °N
Period: 2008-07-26 - 2017-09-19
Data Points: 335
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1034.17 m / 1042.52 m / 1035.18 m
Height Variations: 8.35 m
Last Update: 2017-09-22 17:05:38
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.
Jason-2 120*
Jason-3 120*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 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