Rocky Mountain Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Gold, Tin

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009530
MRDS ID D002571
Record type Site
Current site name Rocky Mountain Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -165.20329, 64.76596 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991). ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :49?

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Gold Primary
Tin Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Cassiterite Ore
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -165.20329, 64.76596

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002571

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    COATS, R. R., 1944, LODE SCHEELITE DEPOSITS OF THE NOME AREA, SEWARD PENINSULA, ALASKA: USGS OPEN FILE REPT., 6 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE NOME QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-463.

Reporter information

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