Anderson Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000067
MRDS ID A010079
Record type Site
Current site name Anderson Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.37957, 55.3414 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

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

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist > Greenschist

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.37957, 55.3414

Ore body information

  • Width 0.91M

Comments on the geologic information

  • COUNTRY ROCK IS LOCALLY SHEARED

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Ketchikan District

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Comments on the workings information

  • TUNNEL OF UNKNOWN DIMENSION

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010079

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS PROFESSIONAL PAPER 1, P. 96.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF-433.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1983 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey