|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||NM|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-1|
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|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 descriptionHummel (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.|
|Workings or exploration||The general area has been prospected and explored many times during the last century.|
|Indication of production||None|
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Nome quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-463, 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1978, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Nome quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File report 78-93, 213 p.
|Reporters||C.C. Hawley and Travis L. Hudson|
|Last report date||10/22/1999|