Klukwan Fan Deposit

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Iron, Titanium, Metal, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10008232
MRDS ID D000232
Record type Site
Current site name Klukwan Fan Deposit

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -135.90212, 59.44975 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Iron Tertiary
Titanium, Metal Tertiary
Vanadium Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -135.90212, 59.44975

Comments on the geologic information

  • GEOL.DESC: LARGE ALLUVIAL FAN FROM KLUKWAN TITANIFEROUS MAGNETITE IN PYROXENITE

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Comments on the reserve resource information

  • SEVERAL HUNDRED MILLION TONS CONTAINING ABOUT 10% MAGNETITE, ? TIO2, ? V2O5

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D000232

Comments on the other database information

  • RECORD NUMBER ISM0740 IS A POTENTIAL DUPLICATE OF THIS RECORD

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    UN, 1970, IRON RESOURCES OF WORLD

  • Reserve-Resource

    UN, 1970

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-SEP-1973 Fischer, Richard P. U.S. Geological Survey