Last Chance Creek

Prospect, Probably inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale HE
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-3
Latitude 63.93
Longitude -148.14
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy This placer gold prospect is on Last Chance Creek, a tributary of Moose Creek. The map site is in the E1/2 of sec. 28, T. 11 S., R. 3 W., of the Fairbanks Meridian.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Last Chance Creek drains an area underlain by the mid-Paleozoic Totatlanika Schist, by Lower Paleozoic to Upper Precambrian schists, and by Mesozoic and Tertiary intrusive rocks. No other information about this placer gold prospect has been made public.
Geologic map unit (-148.142327215725, 63.9295572446129)
Mineral deposit model Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)
Mineral deposit model number 39a
Age of mineralization Quaternary.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface only.
Indication of production Undetermined

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