Paris Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000081
MRDS ID A010097
Record type Site
Current site name Paris Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.60318, 55.21917 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Copper Secondary

Comments on the commodity information

  • COPPER AND GOLD VALUES ARE LOW

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metasedimentary Rock > Quartzite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.60318, 55.21917

Ore body information

  • Thickness 0.3M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 35.05M

Comments on the workings information

  • ONE TUNNEL

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010097

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 347, P. 107.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF 433.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 156.

Reporter information

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