Shady Ridge

Prospect, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu; Mo

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale TC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-1
Latitude 63.1
Longitude -141.1
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Location and accuracy Shady Ridge prospect is a group of about 40 claims located in T. 15 N., R. 23 E., of the Copper River Meridian. The size of the claim is uncertain, and the location is accurate to within 5 square miles.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Shady Ridge prospect is a group of 40 claims staked in the late 1970s. They are likely a porphyry Cu-Mo prospect (David Hedderly-Smith, oral communication, 1998). The regional geology is mapped as Mesozoic hornblende granodiorite (Foster, 1970).
Geologic map unit (-141.10219884355, 63.0996875290601)
Mineral deposit model Porphyry Cu-Mo (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 21a)
Mineral deposit model number 21a

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface exploration.
Indication of production None