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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 5 November 2004 9.00am EST

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

An image release was made on Oct 29 of the core region of the galaxy M87. The image reveals three rings associated with the galaxy's core and jet. For details see:

The schedule of targets for a special two week load is shown below and includes a series of full orbit observations of the Chandra Deep Field South (CDF-S).

G21.5-09               HRC-I        Nov 7
G21.5-09               HRC-S
LBQS 1203+1530         ACIS-S       Nov 8
2QZ J114221-014812     ACIS-S
2QZ J114327.3-0050     ACIS-S
M87                    ACIS-S
Radiation Belts
MACS0744.9+3927        ACIS-I       Nov 9
HH111                  ACIS-S       Nov 10
NGC777                 ACIS-I
A2142                  ACIS-I
NGC 3412               ACIS-S       Nov 11
Radiation Belts
Extended CDF-S #4      ACIS-I       Nov 12
Radiation Belts                     Nov 14
Extended CDF-S #4      ACIS-I
Extended CDF-S #3      ACIS-I       Nov 15
Radiation Belts                     Nov 16
Extended CDF-S #3      ACIS-I       Nov 17
Radiation Belts                     Nov 19
Sculptor Dwarf         ACIS-S       Nov 20
NGC 4485/4490          ACIS-S
SDSSJ123215.81+020     ACIS-S
1ES 1239+069           HRC-I


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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