|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SR|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-1|
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|Location and accuracy||The occurrence is located in a narrow valley just south of Finski Point in the NW1/4 section 30, T. 11 S., R. 10 W., of the Copper River Meridian. This is location 188 of Tysdal (1978 (MF-880-A]) and location S-106 of Jansons and others (1984). This location is accurate to within a quarter of a mile.|
Geologic descriptionThis is a copper occurrence in pillow basalt of the lower part of the Orca Group of Tertiary age (Cobb and Tysdal, 1980). No other information about this occurrence has been made public.
|Geologic map unit||(-147.080641448178, 60.8919592865117)|
|Mineral deposit model||Besshi massive sulfide (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 24b)|
|Mineral deposit model number||24b|
|Age of mineralization||Tertiary or younger; the occurrence is in pillow basalt of the Orca Group of Tertiary age.|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsVery little information is available on this site.
Cobb, E.H., and Tysdal, R.G., 1980, Summaries of data on and list of references to metallic and selected nonmetallic mineral deposits in the Blying Sound and Seward quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-621, 276 p.
Condon, W.H., and Cass, J.T., 1958, Map of a part of the Prince William Sound area, Alaska, showing linear geologic features as shown on aerial photographs: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-273, 1 sheet, scale 1:125,000.
Jansons, Uldis, Hoekzema, R.B., Kurtak, J.M., and Fechner, S.A., 1984, Mineral occurrences in the Chugach National Forest, southcentral Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Mineral Land Assessment 5-84, 218 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous mineral deposits in the eastern part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-A, 99 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
|Reporters||Jeff A. Huber (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||1/21/2000|