Equator Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000091
MRDS ID A010111
Record type Site
Current site name Equator Prospect
Related records 10137050

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.04317, 55.2214 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Copper Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore

Host and associated rocks

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

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.04317, 55.2214

Ore body information

  • Thickness 0.91M

Comments on the geologic information

  • VEIN INCLUDES LIMESTONE FRAGMENTS

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 15.24M

Comments on the workings information

  • SINGLE TUNNEL

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010111

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 347, P. 168

  • Deposit

    USGS MF 433.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 63.

Reporter information

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