|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||BS|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-8|
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|Location and accuracy||The occurrence is located on the north shore of Harris Bay in the NW1/4 of section 13, T. 5 S., R. 4 W., of the Seward Meridian. This is location 114 of Tysdal (1978); it is accurate to within a quarter of a mile.|
Geologic descriptionThe host rock of the occurrence is a Tertiary iron-stained, muscovite granite dike which cuts hornfelsed slate and graywacke of the Cretaceous Valdez Group. The dike contains disseminated pyrite and (by atomic absorption analysis) 0.15 ppm gold (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977).
|Geologic map unit||(-149.894132975746, 59.7474355560875)|
|Mineral deposit model||Pyrite and gold; Tertiary granite dike.|
|Age of mineralization||Tertiary?|
|Workings or exploration||Hand sample assayed 0.15 ppm Au by atomic absorption (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977).|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsThe occurrence is in Kenai Fjords National Park; the area is now closed to mineral entry.
|Reporters||Jeff A. Huber (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||1/27/1999|