News by Date
News by Category
Solar System
White Dwarfs
Neutron Stars
Black Holes
Milky Way Galaxy
Normal Galaxies
Galaxy Clusters
Cosmology/Deep Field
Press Resources
Status Reports
Press Advisories
Image Releases
Release Guidelines
Image Use Policy
Web Shortcuts
Chandra Blog
RSS Feed
Email Newsletter
News & Noteworthy
Image Use Policy
Questions & Answers
Glossary of Terms
Download Guide
Get Adobe Reader
Chandra @ NASA
Visit the Chandra pages at the NASA portal (opens in new window)
Image Use
Image Use Policy & Request Form
Guidelines for utilizing images, applets, movies, and animations featured in this Web Site.
Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 27 April 2018 9.00am EDT

During the last week the observing schedule was replanned to incorporate an observation of sGRB180418A, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Apr 20. Observations of PSRJ0846-3533 and NGC4469 were impacted by the replan and will be rescheduled in a future week.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes observations of GW170817, which was accepted as a Director's Discretionary Time Target of Opportunity on Apr 10 and is coordinated with Swift, and an observation of Liller 1, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Apr 25.

        Radiation Belts
        Liller 1               ACIS-S
        CIZAJ2242.8+5301       ACIS-I
        PSS1326+0743           ACIS-S
        MOOJ1514+1346          ACIS-I
        CIZAJ2242.8+5301       ACIS-I       May  1
        Radiation Belts
        CDWFS                  ACIS-I       May  2
        CIZAJ2242.8+5301       ACIS-I
        CDWFS                  ACIS-I
        CIZAJ2242.8+5301       ACIS-I
        SDSSJ083611.34+0303    ACIS-S       May  3
        GW170817               ACIS-S
        Radiation Belts                     May  4
        MOOJ1514+1346          ACIS-I
        GW170817               ACIS-S       May  5
        ESO118-IG004           ACIS-S
        NGC4519                ACIS-S
        NGC4430                ACIS-S
        NGC4522                ACIS-S
        NGC4416                ACIS-S       May  6
        SDSSJ091417.69+2216    ACIS-S
        MOOJ1514+1346          ACIS-I
        UGC09927               ACIS-S
        Radiation Belts


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

Return to Status Reports