Schari, River Africa, Chad

General Info

Target Name: Schari, River
Continent: Africa
Country: Chad
Target Type: River
Basin: Chad
Longitude: 17.2306 °E
Latitude: 10.3958 °N
Period: 2002-05-25 - 2016-05-24
Data Points: 116
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 334.98 m / 339.15 m / 336.53 m
Height Variations: 4.17 m
Last Update: 2017-01-30 00:23:36
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 0343*
SARAL/AltiKa 0343*


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