Cow Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Iron

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10094043
MRDS ID A012395
Record type Site
Current site name Cow Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -131.59119, 54.96418 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • USGS OFR 78-73B, LOC. 156 LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Iron Primary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -131.59119, 54.96418

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Comments on development

  • PRIVATE DRILLING

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012395

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 78-73B, LOC. 156

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 78-73M, P. 24-25

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-78-73B-156

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit TITANIFEROUS MAGNETITE IN HORNBLEND PYROXENITE BORDER ZONE OF ULT RAMAFIC PLUTON
Deposit SEE ALSO: PERCY PROSPECT; DUKE ISLAND ULTRAMAFIC COMPLEX ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-OCT-1986 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey