Banded Mountain

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver, Copper, Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000169
MRDS ID A010206
Record type Site
Current site name Banded Mountain

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -130.40037, 56.04144 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Primary
Copper Primary
Lead Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • PRESENCE OF ORE UNCONFIRMED

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Gabbro
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Siltstone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -130.40037, 56.04144

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Hyder District

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010206

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS OPEN FILE 728B. P.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit ALL REPORTS ON NATURE OF THIS DEPOSIT ARE VAGUE. ACTIVITY DURING EARLY 1930'S. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

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