Congo River - Mossaka

General Info

Target Name: Congo River - Mossaka
Continent: Africa
Target Type: River
Basin: Congo
Longitude: 16.9162 °E
Latitude: -1.1912 °N
Period: 2002-07-05 - 2014-11-17
Data Points: 100
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 291.03 m / 294.43 m / 292.52 m
Height Variations: 3.41 m
Last Update: 2015-03-02 15:27:24
Software-Version: 4.3

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 0515*
SARAL/AltiKa 0515*


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