Congo, River - Lukolela Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

General Info

Target Name: Congo, River - Lukolela
Continent: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Target Type: River
Basin: Congo
Longitude: 17.1758 °E
Latitude: -1.0409 °N
Period: 2002-07-04 - 2016-05-28
Data Points: 199
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 292.02 m / 295.98 m / 294.08 m
Height Variations: 3.97 m
Last Update: 2017-11-21 16:34:16
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 0472*
SARAL/AltiKa 0472*


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