Bright Light

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10231827
MAS/MILS ID 0020660068
Record type Site
Current site name Bright Light

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -151.01459, 63.53676 (WGS84)
Elevation 762
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 016 S 018 W 15 NWNENE Alaska


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

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -151.01459, 63.53676

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Private

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of a 1.8 x 4.6 m trench, 1.2 m deep, a 6.1 m long trench, and a shut collapsed adit.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660068

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BMOF24-78 184 pp.

  • Deposit

    B836e pp. 301-339

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Occurrence # 18

Reporter information

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