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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 16 December 2005 9.00am EST

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

A realtime procedure was completed on December 15 to update the on-board Ephemeris.

A Chandra image release was issued on 15 December of the Supernova SN1006. The compelling image and further details can be found at: http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2005/sn1006/

The schedule of targets for next week is shown below and includes the first segments of a long series of observations of the globular cluster 47 Tuc that will be continued over the next two weeks.

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Radiation Belts Dec 18 47 Tuc HRC-S Dec 19 Capella HRC-I Capella (2 obs) HRC-I RX J0806.3+1527 HRC-S/LETG 47 Tuc HRC-S Dec 20 Radiation Belts Dec 21 47 Tuc HRC-S Capella (2 obs) HRC-I RX J0806.3+1527 HRC-S/LETG 47 Tuc HRC-S Dec 23 Radiation Belts 47 Tuc HRC-S Dec 24 Capella (4 obs) HRC-I HCG 30 ACIS-S Dec 25 47 Tuc HRC-S

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations

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