Hanagita River

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10160967
MAS/MILS ID 0020870146
Record type Site
Current site name Hanagita River

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -143.30058, 61.21826 (WGS84)
Elevation 1768
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 007 S 012 E 32 C Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -143.30058, 61.21826

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name Nizina

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020870146

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USBM IC 8990, P. 9,10

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit DISSEMINATED CHROMITE IN DUNITE. LOCATED IN WRANGELL-ST. ELIAS NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 09-AUG-1991 Djb U.S. Bureau of Mines