Port Moller Spit

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Iron

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209582
MRDS ID A013196
MAS/MILS ID 0021380013
Record type Site
Current site name Port Moller Spit
Related records 10002292

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -160.54806, 55.93954 (WGS84)
Elevation 1
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
Seward 049 S 073 W 15 SESENW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Iron Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -160.54806, 55.93954

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Minerals Only

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021380013
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A013196 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    RI6214 pp. 39-42, 48

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    OF508 p. 5

General comments

Subject category Comment text

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 14-JUN-1985 Sbh U.S. Bureau of Mines