Copper King

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10161083
MRDS ID A011511
MAS/MILS ID 0020860140
Record type Site
Current site name Copper King
Alternate or previous names Mineral King, Swazie, Mineral King Mining Co.
Related records 10000858

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -144.04143, 61.63825 (WGS84)
Elevation 1402
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 003 S 008 E 06 SESWNW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -144.04143, 61.63825

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category Mixed

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020860140
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011511 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    B745 pp. 122-123

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-1988 Mirl-Wlg U.S. Bureau of Mines