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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 21 January 2011 9.00am EST

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

An aspect camera dark current calibration was performed from the on-board loads on Jan 18. Assessment of the data indicates nominal aspect camera performance and that the number of CCD warm pixels is increasing at the expected rate. A real-time procedure was executed on Jan 20 to update the on-board ephemeris.

Of note last week was the conduct on Jan 19-20 of the Einstein Fellows Peer Review.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below

CID-42 HRC-I Jan 24 PSRJ1658-53 ACIS-S Jan 25 HD157214 ACIS-S DR15 ACIS-I Radiation Belts ACTJ0102-4915 ACIS-I Jan 26 PKS0745-19 ACIS-S Jan 27 J104439.4+384541 ACIS-S Jan 28 Radiation Belts 3C438cluster ACIS-S Jan 29 1FGLJ0622.2+3751 ACIS-I NGC3367 ACIS-S SDSS1004+4112 ACIS-S Jan 30 PGC57841 ACIS-S 3C438cluster ACIS-S


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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