Gould Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000074
MRDS ID A010088
Record type Site
Current site name Gould Prospect
Related records 10282774

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.76985, 55.00111 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
Relative position Within A 1/2 Mile Radius
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • ON SUKKWAN ISLAND. DO NOT CONFUSE WITH PROSPECTS ON GOULD ISLAND OR GOULD PROSPECT NORTH OF HETTA 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
Pyrrhotite Ore
Pyrite Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Granite
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.76985, 55.00111

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Mineralization Along Contact

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010088

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 692, P. 88-89.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF 433.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P 78.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-83 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey