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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 24 August 2012 9.00am EDT

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

Chandra passed through the sixth and seventh eclipses of the season on Aug 19 and 21 respectively, with nominal power and thermal performance.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes observations of NGC 253 and Mrk 231 coordinated with VLBA and NuSTAR respectively.

Radiation Belts Aug 27 J0640.7-4321 ACIS-I Mrk231 ACIS-S CentaurusA ACIS-I Aug 29 Radiation Belts IRAS00397-1312 ACIS-S Aug 30 A2667 ACIS-I SMCX-1 ACIS-S/HETG SPT-CLJ2352-4657 ACIS-I J0232.3-3639 ACIS-I Aug 31 HD188015 ACIS-S G167.65+17.64 ACIS-I Sep 1 G121.11+57.01 ACIS-I Radiation Belts SPT-CLJ2218-4519 ACIS-I NGC253 ACIS-I Sep 2 SMCX-1 ACIS-S/HETG


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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