White Hawk

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209851
MRDS ID A011262
MAS/MILS ID 0020660101
Record type Site
Current site name White Hawk
Related records 10000645

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -150.94289, 63.53567 (WGS84)
Elevation 594
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
Fairbanks 016 S 018 W 12 SWSESE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Antimony Tertiary
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Unknown
Pyrite Unknown
Sphalerite Unknown
Stibnite Unknown
Tetrahedrite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -150.94289, 63.53567

Ore body information

  • Width 1M
    Length 152M
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Date of Last Modification 890725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Kantishna Mines, Ltd.
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of several caved pits and workings.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660101
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011262 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-015

  • Deposit

    MR66-0 pp. 1-29

  • Deposit

    MR193-3 22 pp.

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Locality #34

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1989 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines