Rainbow

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Gangue minerals quartz

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale JU
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-2
Latitude 58.3381
Longitude -134.5848
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Location and accuracy The Rainbow prospect is near sea level on the north end of Douglas Island, 1/4 mile west of Ninemile Creek and 1/2 mile northeast of Hut Point. It is near the SW corner of section 2, T. 41 S., R. 66 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The location is accurate within 1/4 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The Rainbow prospect was discovered in 1955 in a rock quarry. The deposit consists of quartz veins in black phyllite. No other information is available (Redman and others, 1989).
Geologic map unit (-134.586580760853, 58.3377720027906)

Production and reserves

Indication of production None

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