|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SO|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-5|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is at about 1,600 feet elevation on the ridge crest between the headwaters of Horton Creek and Coal Creek. It is locality 98 of Gamble (1988).|
Geologic descriptionGamble (1988) collected a sample of quartz-mica schist with malachite that contained 700 ppm Cu and 1.5 ppm Ag. Bedrock here is part of a metavolcanic assemblage thought to be Ordovician in age (Till and others, 1986).
|Geologic map unit||(-164.039607122016, 64.7342614251563)|
|Mineral deposit model||Quartz-mica schist with malachite.|
|Workings or exploration||None.|
|Indication of production||None|
Gamble, B.M., 1988, Non-placer mineral occurrences in the Solomon, Bendeleben, and southern part of the Kotzebue quadrangles, western Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1838-B, 13 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson (Applied Geology)|
|Last report date||8/19/1999|