Summit Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000116
MRDS ID A010143
Record type Site
Current site name Summit Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.80875, 55.51223 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • PRESENCE OF PRECIOUS METALS IS UNCERTAIN

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore
Galena Ore
Pyrite Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.80875, 55.51223

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

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010143

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 259, P. 66.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF 433

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 204.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ FISSURE VEINS. OF PROPORTIONS ARE NOT INDICATED.

Reporter information

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