Banzer

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10161315
MRDS ID A000650
MAS/MILS ID 0020960011
Record type Site
Current site name Banzer

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -146.54313, 60.81629 (WGS84)
Elevation 18
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 012 S 007 W 19 NWSENW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Unknown
Galena Unknown
Pyrite Unknown
Pyrrhotite Unknown
Sphalerite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -146.54313, 60.81629

Ore body information

  • Width 0.2M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Type of Orebody #2 REPLACEMENT
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Type of Orebody #3 DISSEMINATED
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Date of Last Modification 881017

Comments on the geologic information

  • CHALCOPYRITE,PYRRHOTITE,PYRITE,SPHALERITE,GALENA GOLD ASSAY MAXIMUM 2.4OZ PER TON CONTORTED SLATE AND GREENSTONE IS COUNTRY ROCK. Workings reported to include stripping and several pits.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

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 0020960011
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A000650 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 096-027

  • Deposit

    B379e p. 88, plate 4

  • Deposit

    B542g pp. 123-124

  • Deposit

    B605 p. 112

  • Deposit

    B692g p. 149

  • Deposit

    I453

  • Deposit

    MF392

  • Deposit

    OF79-973 75 pp.

  • Deposit

    MR32

  • Deposit

    B443 89 pp.

  • Deposit

    MIRL 27 p. 51

  • Deposit

    BMOF69-73

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality C-67)

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-OCT-1988 Wlg U.S. Bureau of Mines