Katakturuk River

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Phosphorus-Phosphates, REE

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112054
MRDS ID A015631
MAS/MILS ID 0020150007
Record type Site
Current site name Katakturuk River
Related records 10003099

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -145.60351, 69.58316 (WGS84)
Elevation 549
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Umiat 003 N 027 E 19 Alaska


Commodity Importance
Phosphorus-Phosphates Primary
REE Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -145.60351, 69.58316

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Both metallic and non-metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Minerals Only

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020150007
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015631 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    P302A pp. 12, 14-15

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-88 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines