Unnamed (in Grouse Creek)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale NM
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-1
Latitude 64.7654
Longitude -165.3586
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy This occurrence is along Grouse Creek, 0.8 mile southeast of Mount Distin, at an elevation of about 400 feet. It is locality 28 of Hummel (1962 [MF 248]) and locality 24 of Cobb (1972 [MF 463], 1978 [OFR 78-93]).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Hummel (1962 [MF248]) identified this locality as an occurrence of copper-bearing float. The nature of the copper-bearing material is not known.
Geologic map unit (-165.361221246995, 64.7646394346907)
Mineral deposit model Surface float of copper-bearing material.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration The general area has been prospected and explored many times during the last century.
Indication of production None