Unnamed Magnetite Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Iron

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10094071
MRDS ID A013057
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Magnetite Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -154.96597, 59.73773 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • USGS MF-364, LOC. 27 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

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Magnetite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Jurassic
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Jurassic
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock

Nearby scientific data

(1) -154.96597, 59.73773

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A013057

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS MF-364, LOCATION 27 (1972)

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 81-1343A, P. A8 (1981)

  • Other Database

    BAG-MF-364-27

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit MAGNETITE-BEARING JURASSIC MAFIC PLUTONIC ROCKS
Deposit MAGNETITE-BEARING JURASSIC MAFIC PLUTONIC ROCKS ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-FEB-87 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Huber, Donald F.) U.S. Geological Survey