|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||TK|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-5|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is at an elevation of about 3,150 feet on a south tributary of Sheep Creek; it is 3.0 miles north of VABM Honey in the NE1/4 sec. 24, T. 25 N., R. 1 W., Seward Meridian. The location is accurate to within 1/2 mile.|
Geologic descriptionThis occurrence consists of float of pyritic, silicified granitic rocks (Csejtey and Miller, 1978). A sample of mineralized float contains 0.1 part per million gold, 700 parts per million copper, and 140 parts per million zinc (Miller and others, 1978).
|Geologic map unit||(-149.369025924851, 62.2457960458713)|
|Mineral deposit model||Porphyry Cu-Au? (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 20c?)|
|Mineral deposit model number||20c?|
|Alteration of deposit||Silicification.|
|Workings or exploration||Limited surface sampling by the U.S. Geological Survey (Miller and others, 1978).|
|Indication of production||None|
Csejtey, Bela, Jr., and Miller, R.J., 1978, Map and table describing metalliferous and selected nonmetalliferous mineral deposits in the Talkeetna Mountains quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-558-B, 22 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Csejtey, Bela, Jr., Nelson, W.H., Jones, D.L., Silberling, N.J., Dean, R.M., Morris, M.S., Lanphere, M.A., Smith, J.G., and Silberman, M.L, 1978, Reconnaissance geologic map and geochronology, Talkeetna Mountains quadrangle, northern part of Anchorage quadrangle, and southwest part of Healy quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-558-A, 60 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||R.K. Rogers (U. S. Geological Survey contractor)|
|Last report date||10/4/2002|