Antelope Neck

Occurrence in Sierra county in California, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10033895
MRDS ID M020545
Record type Site
Current site name Antelope Neck
Related records 10189451

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -120.34296, 39.64239 (WGS84)
Relative position 3 MI SOUTHWEST OF LOYALTON
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California Sierra

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 021N 015E 27 California

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Mineral occurrence model information

Model code 104
USGS model code 25a
Deposit model name Hot-spring Au-Ag
Mark3 model number 45

Nearby scientific data

(1) -120.34296, 39.64239

Ore body information

  • General form UNKNOWN

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant Yes

Mining district

District name Sierra City Mining District

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M020545

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    ERIC, J.H., 1948, TABULATION OF COPPER DEPOSITS OF CALIFORNIA, IN COPPER IN CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES BULLETIN 144, P. 324

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit A WIDE ZONE OF COPPER MINERALIZATION. THE TYPE OF DEPOSIT IS UNKNOWN

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1978 Fraticelli, L. A. (Albers, J.) U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-FEB-1991 Peterson, Jocelyn A. U.S. Geological Survey