Kwinivk River

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Copper, REE

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10090686
MRDS ID D002607
Record type Site
Current site name Kwinivk River

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -162.36992, 64.73268 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Copper Primary
REE Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Allanite Ore
Chalcopyrite Ore
Scheelite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -162.36992, 64.73268

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 D002607

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    WEST, W.S., 1953, RECONNAISSANCE FOR RADIOACTIVE DEPOSITS IN THE DARBY MOUNTAINS, SEWARD PENINSULA, ALASKA, 1948: USGS CIRC. 300, 7 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE SOLOMON QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF - 445.

Reporter information

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