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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 23 March 2012 9.00am EDT

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

Chandra passed through the second and third eclipses of the season on Mar 18 and 21 respectively, with nominal power and thermal performance.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of SN 2012A, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Mar 7.

A1795 (5 obs) ACIS-I Mar 25 SDSSJ1225+2235 ACIS-S Mar 26 SDSSJ1153+2151 ACIS-S SDSSJ1148+2313 ACIS-S SDSSJ1034+1912 ACIS-S NGC3588 ACIS-S Radiation Belts Mar 27 1FGLJ1311.7-3429 ACIS-I Comacluster ACIS-I PSRJ1333-4449 ACIS-S Mar 28 SNR1987A ACIS-S/HETG Radiation Belts Mar 29 J0132.0-4156 ACIS-I CIZAJ2242.8+5301 ACIS-I Vega HRC-S Mar 31 SDSSJ135646.11+1026 ACIS-S Radiation Belts Apr 1 SNR1987A ACIS-S/HETG Abell3560 ACIS-S SN2012A ACIS-S Apr 2 SDSSJ1027+3543 ACIS-S Vega HRC-S


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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