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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 5 November 2004 9.00am EST

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

An image release was made on Oct 29 of the core region of the galaxy M87. The image reveals three rings associated with the galaxy's core and jet. For details see: http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2004/m87b/

The schedule of targets for a special two week load is shown below and includes a series of full orbit observations of the Chandra Deep Field South (CDF-S).

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G21.5-09 HRC-I Nov 7 G21.5-09 HRC-S LBQS 1203+1530 ACIS-S Nov 8 2QZ J114221-014812 ACIS-S 2QZ J114327.3-0050 ACIS-S M87 ACIS-S Radiation Belts MACS0744.9+3927 ACIS-I Nov 9 HH111 ACIS-S Nov 10 NGC777 ACIS-I A2142 ACIS-I NGC 3412 ACIS-S Nov 11 Radiation Belts Extended CDF-S #4 ACIS-I Nov 12 Radiation Belts Nov 14 Extended CDF-S #4 ACIS-I Extended CDF-S #3 ACIS-I Nov 15 Radiation Belts Nov 16 Extended CDF-S #3 ACIS-I Nov 17 Radiation Belts Nov 19 Sculptor Dwarf ACIS-S Nov 20 NGC 4485/4490 ACIS-S SDSSJ123215.81+020 ACIS-S 1ES 1239+069 HRC-I

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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