Midnight Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009567
MRDS ID D002616
Record type Site
Current site name Midnight Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -155.50308, 64.31616 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

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) -155.50308, 64.31616

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 D002616

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    THORNE, R. L., MUIR, N. M., ERICKSON, A. W., THOMAS, B. I., HEIDE, H. E., AND WRIGHT, W. S., 1948, TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS IN ALASKA: USBM REPT. INV. 4174, 22 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE RUBY QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-405.

Reporter information

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