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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 30 November 2018 9.00am EST

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

A real-time procedure was executed on Nov 26 to perform a full-frame dark current readout of the Aspect Camera Assembly CCD during a standard one-hour comm pass. A second real-time procedure was executed on Nov 26 to turn off thermal control for the unused gyros.

The schedule of targets for the next two weeks is shown below and includes observations of 46P/Wirtanen, which are coordinated with HST, an observation of AT2018gep, which is a follow-up to a Target of Opportunity which was accepted on Sep 23, an observation of SN 2018ivc, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Nov 26, an observation of SN 2011ja, which was accepted as a Director's Discretionary Time Target of Opportunity on Feb 26, and observations of an OMC Disk Sample, which was accepted as a Director's Discretionary Time Target of Opportunity on Sep 7.

Capella ACIS-S/HETG Dec 2 NGC1600 ACIS-S NGC1566 ACIS-S Dec 3 NGC1600 ACIS-S 46P/Wirtanen (6 obs) ACIS-S Radiation Belts Dec 4 AT2018gep ACIS-S Abell2146 ACIS-I Capella ACIS-S/HETG Dec 5 OMCDiskSample ACIS-S SN2018ivc ACIS-S EC21178-5417 ACIS-S SN2011ja ACIS-S HD244604 ACIS-S Dec 6 NGC1385 ACIS-S Abell2146 ACIS-I Radiation Belts Dec 7 ClGJ141754+432317 ACIS-I SDSSJ172227.18+3207 ACIS-S PSRJ2313+4253 ACIS-S Dec 8 J03064+1853 ACIS-S PSRJ1952+1410 ACIS-S J03064+1853 ACIS-S Radiation Belts Dec 9 RXJ1131-1231 ACIS-S NGC2169 ACIS-I Dec 10 RXJ1131-1231 ACIS-S JWST-DTDF-3 ACIS-I SDSSJ163014.63+2612 ACIS-S Dec 11 IC5063 ACIS-S OMCDiskSample ACIS-S Radiation Belts Dec 12 IC5063 ACIS-S 46P/Wirtanen (12 obs) ACIS-S Dec 13 IC5063 ACIS-S JWST-DTDF-3 ACIS-I SN2013dk ACIS-S Dec 14 NGC2169 ACIS-I Radiation Belts Dec 15 IC5063 ACIS-S J03064+1853 ACIS-S Abell2146 ACIS-I UGC11583 ACIS-S Dec 16 IC5063 ACIS-S


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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