Kemuk River

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000259
MRDS ID A010301
Record type Site
Current site name Kemuk River

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -159.82771, 59.65763 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
Relative position Within A 1 Mile Radius
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock

Nearby scientific data

(1) -159.82771, 59.65763

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Bristol Bay Region

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010301

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS OPEN FILE 77-156, P. 40

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit COPPER MINERALIZATION IN NORTH TRENDING FAULT ZONE
Deposit ANOMALOUS COPPER VALVES IN STREAM SEDIMENTS THROUGHOUT THIS AREA. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

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