Africa Drainage Analysis Map

This map illustrate a regional morphometric Analysis for our lovely Africa continent, its showing the major drainage basins & streams classified according to Strahler’s stream ordering methods, with highlighting the Nile River basin.

Also this map include Rose plot showing the directional data for all streams & Rose plots showing each stream order separately for the whole study area and another rose plots for Nile basin streams only.

This analysis runs based on GEBCO’S-2014 global land & oceans
bathymetric data sets (30arcsecond) credit to the British Oceanographic Data Centre.
For more information about GEBCO-2014 grid:

The product details:

  • Layout Size: A0
  • Files format: PNG
  • Map scale: 1:10,000,000
  • Main data frame for Africa continent.
  • Another data frame for Nile basin.
  • Coordinate System: WGS_1984_Web_Mercator_Auxiliary_Sphere

There are 2 products:
1st with Satellite Imagery in background.

2nd with Shaded relief from GEBCO’S DEM grid in background.

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