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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 19 June 2009 9.00am EDT

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

Chandra passed through the sixth, seventh and eighth eclipses of the 2009 summer eclipse season on June 12, 15 and 17 respectively, with nominal power and thermal performance.

A real-time procedure was completed on June 17 to update the on-board ephemeris.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes observations of V2129 Oph coordinated with KPNO and NGC 4051 coordinated with the VLA.

MS0735.6+7421          ACIS-I       Jun 21
AEGIS-3                ACIS-I       Jun 22
M87                    ACIS-S
4U1608-52              ACIS-S
Sz102                  ACIS-S
Radiation Belts                     Jun 23
J1047+0739             ACIS-S
NGC4051                ACIS-S
Abell 2199             ACIS-I
M82-NE                 ACIS-S       Jun 24
MS0735.6+7421          ACIS-I       Jun 25
Radiation Belts
AEGIS-3                ACIS-I       Jun 26
MS0735.6+7421          ACIS-I
2XMMJ130200.1+27465    ACIS-S       Jun 27
V2129 Oph              ACIS-S/HETG


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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