Queen Inlet

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Cobalt, Copper, Iron

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209660
MRDS ID A013170
MAS/MILS ID 0021110046
Record type Site
Current site name Queen Inlet
Related records 10002267

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -136.51881, 58.90663 (WGS84)
Elevation 30
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 034 S 053 E 23 SE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Cobalt Primary
Copper Tertiary
Iron Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -136.51881, 58.90663

Ore body information

  • Area 6HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 DISSEMINATED
    Shape of Orebody #1 UNKNOWN
    Primary mode of Origin CONT METASOMATIC
    Primary Ore Control CONTACT ZONE
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 CARBONATE SILIC
    Minimum Depth to Top 0
    Min. Thick. Unconsol. Mat. 0
    Total Surface Area (HA) 6
    Date of Last Modification 830408

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

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 0021110046
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A013170 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    P632 pp. 41, 53-54, 70, 72-73

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    OF78-316 p. 48

  • Deposit

    OF81-122 p. 82, No. 118

General comments

Subject category Comment text

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-88 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines