Reid Glacier Head Southeast

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10161201
MAS/MILS ID 0021110163
Record type Site
Current site name Reid Glacier Head Southeast
Alternate or previous names East of the Head of Reid Glacier

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -136.76681, 58.78332 (WGS84)
Elevation 1219
Location accuracy 500(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 036 S 052 E 05 NENENE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Actinolite Unknown
Albite Unknown
Augite Unknown
Calcite Unknown
Diopside Unknown
Epidote Unknown
Garnet Unknown
Goethite Unknown
Oligoclase Unknown
Pyrite Unknown
Quartz Unknown
Sphene Unknown
Tremolite Unknown
Wollastonite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -136.76681, 58.78332

Ore body information

  • Area 1HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 SEDIMENTARY
    Shape of Orebody #1 TABULAR
    Shape of Orebody #2 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin SEDIMENTATION
    Secondary mode of Origin METAMORPHISM
    Primary Ore Control BEDDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. NONE
    Total Surface Area (HA) 1
    Date of Last Modification 830408

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Discovery year 1976

Mining district

District name Juneau District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Minerals Only

Land status

Ownership category National Wilderness

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021110163

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    OF78-494 p. C248, plates 1A, 1B, 2

Reporter information

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