Mt. Young No. 3 Occurrence

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001338
MRDS ID A012078
Record type Site
Current site name Mt. Young No. 3 Occurrence

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -135.58819, 58.85863 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • LOCATION APPROXIMATED FROM USGS OFR 85-717, NO. J021 LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -135.58819, 58.85863

Comments on the geologic information

  • ASSOCIATED WITH VOLCANIC ROCKS

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Juneau/Glacier Bay N.M.

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 A012078

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS I-303, NO. 18

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 85-717, NO. J021

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-85-717-021

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit PYRITE AND CHALCOPYRITE IN SILICEOUS MATRIX
Deposit SEE ALSO: MT. YOUNG NO. 1, MT. YOUNG NO. 2 ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1986 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey