Reid Glacier Head Northeast

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10185500
MAS/MILS ID 0021110165
Record type Site
Current site name Reid Glacier Head Northeast
Alternate or previous names East of Reid Glacier

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -136.76071, 58.81192 (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 035 S 052 E 28 NWNWNW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Calcite Unknown
Quartz Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -136.76071, 58.81192

Ore body information

  • Area 1HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 SEDIMENTARY
    Shape of Orebody #1 TABULAR
    Primary mode of Origin SEDIMENTATION
    Primary Ore Control BEDDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. SLIGHT
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 SILICIFICATION
    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 1966

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 0021110165

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    P632 pp. 30, 34, 38, 52

  • Deposit

    OF78-494 p. C247, plates 1A, 1B, 2

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit NO ALASKA KARDEX.

Reporter information

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