|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||NM|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-1|
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|Location and accuracy||The occurrence is at an elevation of about 1,500 feet and about 0.25 mile southwest of hill 1710 in the SW1/4SW 1/4 section 28, T. 8 S., R. 32 W., Kateel River Meridian. It is in the extreme headwaters of LaSpray Creek, a creek mostly on the Nome C-1 quadrangle. It is locality 21 of Hummel (1962 [MF 248]) and is located to within about 500 feet of the coordinates.|
Geologic descriptionThis is an occurrence of arsenopyrite and (or) pyrite near the upper contact of a layer of marble and overlying schist; the rocks strike about north-northwest and dip generally to the east (Hummel, 1962 [MF 248]). The deposit may be marked by an prospect old cut or trench; it may be stratabound or in veinlets. It was listed by Hummel (1975) as an unevaluated mineral occurrence.
|Geologic map unit||(-165.174417664267, 64.7592427990158)|
|Mineral deposit model||Arsenopyrite and (or) pyrite associated with a schist-marble contact.|
|Workings or exploration||Prospect pit or cut.|
|Indication of production||None|
Hummel, C.L., 1962, Preliminary geologic map of the Nome D-1 quadrangle, Seward Peninsula, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-248, 1 sheet, scale 1:63,360.
|Reporters||C.C. Hawley and Travis L. Hudson|
|Last report date||10/22/1999|