|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||MH|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-5|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is at an elevation of 3,950 feet about 2.6 miles northeast of the east tip of Sevenmile Lake. It is in the southeast corner of section 35, T. 19 S., R. 8 E., Fairbanks Meridian. The occurrence corresponds to locality 69 in table 2 of Nokleberg and others (1991).|
Geologic descriptionThe rocks at this occurrence are limy argillite interlayered with metabasalt, probably of Late Paleozoic age (Nokleberg and others, 1991). Sphalerite was tentatively identified in limy argillite grab sample 79NW129A, which assayed 810 parts per million (ppm) zinc and 5 ppm silver (Nokleberg and others, 1991, table 2, locality 69).
|Geologic map unit||(-146.148854953628, 63.2187756173072)|
|Mineral deposit model||Unclassified.|
|Age of mineralization||Late Paleozoic, the presumed age of the host rock.|
|Indication of production||None|
Nokleberg, W.J., Lange, I.M., Roback, R.C., Yeend, Warren, and Silva, S.R., 1991, Map showing locations of metalliferous lode and placer mineral occurrences, mineral deposits, prospects, and mines, Mount Hayes quadrangle, eastern Alaska Range, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1996-C, 42 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||W.T. Ellis (Alaska Earth Science), C.C. Hawley (Hawley Resource Group), and W.J. Nokleberg (USGS)|
|Last report date||6/18/2001|