|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||AR|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-3|
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|Location and accuracy||Located near the head of the Imelyak River at approximately 2000 ft. (600 m) elevation in T. 26 N., R. 7 E., Kateel River Meridian. Shown as locality 75 in Mayfield and Grybeck (1978) and accurate to within 2000 ft. (600 m).|
Geologic descriptionSphalerite and galena in shear zone less than 3 ft. (1 m) wide in limestone; and malachite, azurite, and barite vein less than 6 ft. (2 m) wide cutting limestone. Occurrence may be related to other sedimentary rock-hosted mineral occurrences in the Brooks Range; see for example Schmidt (1997, p. 35-65) and Schmidt and Werdon (1993, p. 143).
|Geologic map unit||(-157.222830549172, 67.6394704370319)|
|Mineral deposit model||Polymetallic vein (?), see Schmidt, 1996; Schmidt and Werdon, 1993.|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsLocated on land within the Noatak National Preserve.
|Reporters||K.R. Leonard (USGS), R.L. Elliott (USGS), J.M. Schmidt (USGS), S.W. Nelson (USGS retired)|
|Last report date||5/6/1997|