Glacier Lake

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Cobalt, Copper, Gold, Nickel, PGE, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10185779
MRDS ID A011795
MAS/MILS ID 0020680117
Record type Site
Current site name Glacier Lake
Alternate or previous names Glacier Lk
Related records 10096777

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -145.66383, 63.35246 (WGS84)
Elevation 1067
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Fairbanks 018 S 011 E 16 SWNWSW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Cobalt Tertiary
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Nickel Tertiary
PGE Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -145.66383, 63.35246

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery year 1962
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place

Mining district

District name Delta River

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Minerals Only

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020680117
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011795 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    GR2 pp. 67-74

  • Deposit

    GR14 pp. 25, 32-33

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General comments

Subject category Comment text

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1991 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines