Luapula, River Africa, Zambia

General Info

Target Name: Luapula, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Zambia
Target Type: River
Basin: Congo
Longitude: 30.2675 °E
Latitude: -12.2508 °N
Period: 2008-07-13 - 2018-01-12
Data Points: 349
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 1166.71 m / 1169.84 m / 1168.25 m
Height Variations: 3.13 m
Last Update: 2018-01-14 04:01:45
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-2 031*
Jason-3 031*
Jason-3 (IGDR) 031*


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