Rabbit Mountain north

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu; Pb; Zn

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale CO
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-3
Latitude 67.53
Longitude -142.3
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Location and accuracy Location plotted is northernmost of two localities labeled 21 in Barker and Clautice (1978, p. 14), on northern spur of Rabbit Mountain about 4.5 miles (7.2 km) north of VABM 3081 (ARDF Record CO010); located to within 1 mile (1.6 km).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Rhyolite dikes <100 feet thick intrude argillite in a sequence of phyllite, siltstone, and quartzite. Small gossans occur in argillite; pyrite locally occurs in quartzite (Barker, 1981, p. 81-82).
Geologic map unit (-142.302699775974, 67.5297262725203)
Mineral deposit model Polymetallic lodes (veins?) associated with rhyolite dikes

Production and reserves

Indication of production None