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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 12 February 2010 9.00am EDT

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

A real-time procedure was executed on Feb 11 to update the on-board ephemeris. A second real-time procedure was executed on Feb 12 to set the short eclipse flag to 'true' in preparation for the lunar eclipse on Feb 13.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of LMC X-1 coordinated with RXTE.

LMCX-1 ACIS-S/HETG Feb 15 SDSSJ165636.98+3714 ACIS-S SDSSJ113638.38+4245 ACIS-S CygnusOB2 ACIS-I M31 HRC-I XTEJ1810-197 ACIS-S Radiation Belts Feb 16 CygnusOB2 (3 obs) ACIS-I XTEJ1810-197 ACIS-S Feb 17 CygnusOB2 ACIS-I Q0957+561 ACIS-S Feb 18 SDSSJ121518.23+0147 ACIS-S 4c+29.30 ACIS-S Radiation Belts TOOT1630+4534 ACIS-S Feb 19 PGC042724 ACIS-S 4c+29.30 ACIS-S SDSSJ115341.77+4612 ACIS-S Feb 21 TOOT1630+4534 ACIS-S


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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