Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10136884
MRDS ID A012075
MAS/MILS ID 0021120131
Record type Site
Current site name Ophir
Alternate or previous names Ophir MS 0037a, Pat# 024265, Ophir M. S. MS 0037b, Pat# 024265, Hartford MS 59, Pat# 24660
Related records 10001335

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -135.09316, 58.86865 (WGS84)
Elevation 451
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Copper River 035 S 062 E 05 NE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -135.09316, 58.86865

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021120131
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012075 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 112-010

  • Deposit

    B284 p. 33

  • Deposit

    B446 p. 39

  • Deposit

    B800 p. 317

  • Deposit

    REDMAN NEWSPAPER 1987p. 27

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 24-FEB-1988 Cwm U.S. Bureau of Mines