Lake Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Antimony, Bismuth, Copper, Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009499
MRDS ID D002540
Record type Site
Current site name Lake Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -151.52005, 67.483 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Antimony Primary
Bismuth Primary
Copper Primary
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Bismuth Ore
Chalcopyrite Ore
Copper Ore
Gold Ore
Hematite Ore
Magnetite Ore
Pyrite Ore
Scheelite Ore
Stibnite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist

Nearby scientific data

(1) -151.52005, 67.483

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category State

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002540

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1975, TUNGSTEN OCCURRENCES IN ALASKA, USGS MAP, MR-66.

  • Deposit

    SMITH, P. S., AND MERTIE, J. B., JR., 1930 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NORTHWESTERN ALASKA: USGS BULL. 815, 351 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE WISEMAN QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-469.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1976, SUMMARY OF REFERENCES TO MINERAL OCCURRENCES (OTHER THAN MINERAL FUELS AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS) IN THE CHANDALAR AND WISEMAN QUADRANGLES, ALASKA: USGS OPEN FILE REPT. 76-340.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-APR-1977 Elliott, James E. U.S. Geological Survey