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Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10003313
MRDS ID A106057
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -162.05576, 55.20753 (WGS84)
Relative position Approximate location is west of Volcano Bay.
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -162.05576, 55.20753

Comments on the geologic information

  • Geologic Description = Altered zones associated with Tertiary plutons; disseminated sulfides, porphyry-type deposit (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977).

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic

Comments on exploration

  • Status = Inactive

Mining district

District name Alaska Peninsula

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A106057
USGS Alaska Resource Data File ARDF CB003

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    MACKEVETT, E.M., JR., AND HOLLOWAY, C.D., 1977, MAP SHOWING METALLIFEROUSMINERAL DEPOSITS IN THE WESTERN PART OF SOUTHERN ALASKA: U.S. GEOLOGICALSURVEY OPEN-FILE REPORT 77-169F, 39 P., 1 SHEET, SCALE 1:1,000,000.

  • Deposit

    MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous mineral deposits in the western part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-F, 38 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.

Comments on the references

  • Primary Reference = MacKevett and Holloway, 1977

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 22-MAR-1991 G.D. DuBois U.S. Geological Survey