Parker

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cr
Other commodities Ni
Ore minerals chromite; ni-silicates; ni-spinels; ni-sulfides
Gangue minerals spinel

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LG
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-3
Latitude 65.494
Longitude -148.383
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Location and accuracy Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 6; sec. 28 T. 8 N., R. 4 W. The deposit is in the saddle of a divide about 1.5 miles ESE of Amy Dome.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Nickeliferous alpine-type serpentinites with Ni in silicates, spinels, alloys, and sulfides (Foster and Chapman, 1967). Chromite is also present. Select samples assayed as much as 0.42% Ni.
Geologic map unit (-148.385503784807, 65.49356773075)
Mineral deposit model Nickeliferous alpine-type serpentinites with Ni in silicates, spinels, alloys, and sulfides.

Production and reserves

Indication of production None

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