Unnamed (near Nugget Creek)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Zn
Other commodities Ba
Ore minerals pyrite

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale JU
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-2
Latitude 58.4355
Longitude -134.4678
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Location and accuracy This occurrence is at an elevation of approximately 1,700 feet, on the east valley wall of Nugget Creek, just upstream from Middle Basin. It is near the center of the N1/2 section 2, T. 40 S., R. 66 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The location is accurate within 1/4 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This occurrence consists of sparse, disseminated pyrite and other sulfides in mica-quartz schist (Wells and others, 1986) A placer gold prospect (JU115) is downstream from this occurrence. Wells and others (1986) show this as a barite and zinc occurrence. No other information is available.
Geologic map unit (-134.469575910666, 58.4351770543322)

Production and reserves

Indication of production None