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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 31 August 2018 9.00am EDT

During the last week Chandra completed the observing schedule as planned.

A real-time procedure was executed on Aug 29 to begin the process of recovering from reset of the EPHIN and EPHIN Input/Output unit last week. Actions were taken to ensure that the Major Frame Pulse Revision B patch is loaded, and EPHIN was put into Maintenance mode where the digital and analog (low-voltage) power supplies are on. The high-voltage power supplies will be turned on at a later time.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of Jupiter coordinated with Juno, an observation of GX 13+1 coordinated with VLA, and an observation of GRB 180720B, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Aug 17.



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        Radiation Belts
        ClGJ002855+174412      ACIS-I
        3CR418.0               ACIS-S
        VHSJ2115-5913          ACIS-S       Sep  4
        VHSJ2332-5240          ACIS-S
        J2348-3054             ACIS-S
        ArLac (19 obs)         HRC-S        Sep  5
        Abell1925              ACIS-I
        Radiation Belts
        betaDor                ACIS-I       Sep  6
        GRB180720B             ACIS-S
        Jupiter                HRC-I
        J1435+5435             ACIS-S       Sep  7
        NGC7212                ACIS-S
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        Radiation Belts                     Sep  8
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        UGC06192               ACIS-S       Sep  9
        Abell2593              ACIS-I
        UGC416                 ACIS-S
        Perseusr200SW          ACIS-I
        Mrk1018                ACIS-S
        ArLac (2 obs)          HRC-S        Sep 10
        PROCYON                HRC-I
        Perseusr200W           ACIS-I
        ClGJ010301-023316      ACIS-I
        Radiation Belts

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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