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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 14 June 2019 9.00am EDT

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

Real-time procedures were executed on Jun 7 and 10 to perform full-frame dark current readouts of the Aspect Camera Assembly CCD.

Chandra passed through the first, second, and third eclipses of the season on Jun 7, 10, and 12 respectively, with nominal power and thermal performance.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of MAXI J1348-630, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Jun 10.



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        M33_MOS01_s6           ACIS-S       Jun 16
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        GJ699                  ACIS-S       Jun 17
        G349.7+0.2             ACIS-S
        Radiation Belts                     Jun 18
        NGC5548                ACIS-S/HETG
        G349.7+0.2             ACIS-S       Jun 19
        VCC0764                ACIS-S
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        P231-20                ACIS-S       Jun 20
        Radiation Belts                     Jun 21
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        MAXIJ1348-630          ACIS-S/HETG
        G349.7+0.2             ACIS-S
        J121903.98+152608.5    ACIS-I       Jun 22
        Abell2146              ACIS-I
        J121932.22+213324.5    ACIS-I
        G349.7+0.2             ACIS-S
        Radiation Belts                     Jun 23

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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