Gunn Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Gold, Zinc, Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009632
MRDS ID D002721
Record type Site
Current site name Gunn Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -145.48604, 63.16633 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Gold Primary
Zinc Primary
Chromium Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chromite Ore
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore
Sphalerite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -145.48604, 63.16633

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 D002721

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    ROSE, A. W., AND SAUNDERS, R. H., 1965, GEOLOGY AND GEOCHEMICAL INVESTIGATIONS NEAR PAXSON, NORTHERN COPPER RIVER BASIN, ALASKA: ALASKA DIV. MINES AND MINERALS GEOL. REPT. 13, 35 P.

Reporter information

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