Ursus Cove Copper Occurrence

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10002152
MRDS ID A013045
Record type Site
Current site name Ursus Cove Copper Occurrence
Related records 10210054

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -153.77399, 59.5222 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • 1.25 MI NE OF USGS MF-364 LOCATION 15, WHICH IS IN ERROR. 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

Comments on the commodity information

  • NO INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON GRADE

Nearby scientific data

(1) -153.77399, 59.5222

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery year 1964
Discoverer Detterman And Reed

Mining district

District name Redoubt District

Comments on the workings information

  • NO WORKINGS, OCCURRENCE ONLY

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A013045

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS MF-364, LOCATION 15, (1972)

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 81-1343-A, P. A7 (1981)

  • Deposit

    USGS I-407 (1964)

  • Other Database

    BAG-MF-364-15

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit OCCURRENCE NOTED IN USGS I-407 (1964) ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Deposit THIS SITE NAME WAS CREATED BY THE REPORTER OR OTHER USGS EMPLOYEE BASED ON PROXIMITY TO SOME MAJOR GEOGRAPHIC FEATURE.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-FEB-87 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Huber, Donald F.) U.S. Geological Survey