Tohban Report 2009-03-11
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|Start Date:||04 Mar 2009|
|End Date:||11 Mar 2009|
|Next Tohban:||Steve Christe|
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Very calm: the GOES LO channel was flat-lined the whole week. A weak active region (AR 11014) appeared in the middle of the week, but did not amount to anything interesting X-ray-wise.
Max SSR fill is about 25%, goes down to 0% at the end of each daily pass set. The decimation is normal/active and front-segment events are being recorded during eclipse.
On March 4, there are a few 5 or 10-mins gaps. Another one on the 5th, and two more on the 7th. Given the Sun's inactivity, it is probably not worht replaying them.
Cold Plate 2, now at 97.9K, is 0.3 K warmer than last week.
Email from Jeremy on 2009/03/05:
Today, between 064-21:43 UT and 065-01:20 UT we spun up to 15.00 RPM. We also lowered the voltages on detectors 6 and 8 by 6 steps as discussed in the meeting yesterday. The exact time of the HV commanding was:
09-064-23:20:12 /ihvdac detector=6, voltage=109 09-064-23:20:38 /ihvdac detector=8, voltage=113
Detectors 6 and 8 remained segmented.
It was decided to offpoint and go into tail-dragging mode, for quiet Sun measurements.