Chandalar River Headwaters

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu
Ore minerals malachite; azurite

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale AC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-1
Latitude 68.95
Longitude -144.07
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Location and accuracy Location plotted is locality 46 of Brosge and Reiser (1976, sheet 4) and cited on by Cobb and others (1981, p. A4); in headwater area of Chandalar River; within 3 miles (4.8 km).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Malachite and azurite in Devonian sandstone.
Geologic map unit (-144.072755232562, 68.949737186848)
Mineral deposit model Lode; disseminated, Cu in sandstone.

Production and reserves

Indication of production None