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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 12 April 2013 9.00am EDT

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

A Chandra press release was issued on Apr 9 as a NASA press release announcing the selection of the 2013 Einstein Fellows. The Fellows will conduct research related to NASA's Physics of the Cosmos program, which aims to expand our knowledge of the origin, evolution, and fate of the Universe. For details see: http://chandra.si.edu/press/13_releases/press_040913.html

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes observations of Comet 2011 L4 (PANSTARRS), which was accepted as a Director's Discretionary Time TOO on Mar 14, and observations of NGC 5204 and GJ 436 coordinated with XMM and HST respectively.



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         G002.74-56.18          ACIS-I       Apr 15
         CenASouthLobe (2 obs)  ACIS-I
         A1795                  ACIS-I
         SDSSJ0907+5203         ACIS-S
         PSRJ0358+5413          ACIS-I       Apr 16
         Radiation Belts
         PANSTARRS_1 (2 obs)    ACIS-S       Apr 17
         PANSTARRS_1            HRC-I
         A1795                  ACIS-I
         COSMOSLegacy           ACIS-I
         GJ436                  ACIS-S       Apr 18
         A1795                  ACIS-I
         CODEX40210             ACIS-I
         ngc5483                ACIS-I
         Radiation Belts                     Apr 19
         COSMOSLegacy           ACIS-I
         NGC4945                ACIS-S       Apr 20
         G226.17-21.91          ACIS-I       Apr 21
         PANSTARRS_1 (2 obs)    ACIS-S
         NGC5204                ACIS-I
         BD+75325               HRC-I
         A1795 (2 obs)          ACIS-S

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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