Unnamed Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Lead, Zinc, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000046
MRDS ID A010052
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.61569, 55.27751 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • ON GOULD ISLAND LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Lead Primary
Zinc Secondary
Copper Tertiary

Comments on the commodity information

  • ORE IS LOW GRADE

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore
Galena Ore
Sphalerite Ore
Calcite Gangue
Epidote Gangue
Garnet Gangue
Quartz Gangue
Wollastonite Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Carbonate > Limestone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.61569, 55.27751

Ore body information

  • Thickness 9.14M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Comments on the workings information

  • TUNNEL, OPENCUTS, SMALL SHAFT

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010052

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 347, P. 107.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF 433.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 80.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit SMALL VEINLETS AND DISSEMINATIONS OF SULFIDES

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-1983 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 12-APR-1994 Mosier, Dan U.S. Geological Survey