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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 21 December 2018 9.00am EST

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

Chandra passed through the third and fourth eclipses of the winter season on Dec 17 and Dec 20 respectively with nominal power and thermal performance.

The schedule of targets for the next two weeks is shown below and includes observations of CLQtooAlt1, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Nov 28, an observation of HD60848, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Nov 30, and observations of 3C111 coordinated with HST and NuSTAR.

       SDSSJ074507.25+4604    ACIS-S       Dec 24
        MSPM06070              ACIS-I
        J1210+6105             ACIS-S
        2MASXJ06411806+32493   ACIS-S       Dec 25
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        Radiation Belts
        Abell2146              ACIS-I       Dec 26
        1RXSJ080938.5+345544   ACIS-I
        J1513+1451             ACIS-S
        ArLac                  HRC-I
        NGC1960                ACIS-I
        Q2237+0305             ACIS-S       Dec 27
        NGC1960                ACIS-I
        SDSSJ1433+6007         ACIS-S
        Radiation Belts                     Dec 28
        4U1626-67              ACIS-S/HETG
        3C111                  ACIS-S       Dec 29
        PSRB1259-63            ACIS-I
        HD60848                ACIS-S       Dec 30
        3C111                  ACIS-S
        SDSSJ074351.36+4443    ACIS-S
        Radiation Belts                     Dec 31
        CLQtooAlt1             ACIS-S
        SWIFTJ063107.4+1127    ACIS-I
        CLQtooAlt1             ACIS-S
        NGC1960                ACIS-I
        SPT-CLJ2304-5718       ACIS-I       Jan  1
        PSJ0630-1201           ACIS-S       Jan  2
        Radiation Belts
        LEDA136513             ACIS-S
        PS17dhz                ACIS-S       Jan  3
        49Ser                  ACIS-S
        3C111                  ACIS-S
        Abell2219              ACIS-I
        PKS0528+134            ACIS-S       Jan  4
        SDSSJ074351.36+4443    ACIS-S
        NuSTARJ151253-8124.3   ACIS-S
        SN1985F                ACIS-S
        eMACSJ0840.2+4421      ACIS-I
        Radiation Belts                     Jan  5
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        2MASXJ05325752+13450   ACIS-S       Jan  6
        UGC3601                ACIS-S
        3C111                  ACIS-S
        PTF-09djl              ACIS-S
        eMACSJ0840.2+4421      ACIS-I
        NGC1960                ACIS-I
        3C111                  ACIS-S       Jan  7


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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