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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 25 April 2014 9.00am EDT

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

A Chandra image release was issued on Apr 23 with images of the galaxies M101, M81, Centaurus A, and M51 from a new collaboration that combines data from amateur astronomers with data from NASA mission archives. For details see: http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2014/proam/

Of note this week was the Chandra Quarterly Review conducted on Apr 23 in Cambridge.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of Sgr A* coordinated with the VLA.



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SgrA* ACIS-S Apr 28 CXOUJ122518.6+14454 ACIS-S SDSSJ130756.73+04221 ACIS-S SDSS1004+4112 ACIS-S Apr 29 Radiation Belts Apr 30 3C323 ACIS-S Arp220 ACIS-S Radiation Belts May 2 30Doradus ACIS-I May 3 Centauruscluster ACIS-S May 4

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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