Edward, Lake Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

General Info

Target Name: Edward, Lake
Continent: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Target Type: Lake
Basin: Nile
Longitude: 29.6109 °E
Latitude: -0.3213 °N
Period: 2002-07-13 - 2016-06-07
Data Points: 375
Min./Max./Avg. Height: 913.96 m / 915.61 m / 914.49 m
Height Variations: 1.64 m
Last Update: 2017-11-20 14:26:17
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 0242, 0743
SARAL/AltiKa 0743


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