Elrington Island

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233545
MRDS ID A010589
MAS/MILS ID 0020950317
Record type Site
Current site name Elrington Island
Related records 10000422

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -148.01921, 60.01624 (WGS84)
Elevation 61
Location accuracy 5000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Seward 002 S 008 E 11 Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -148.01921, 60.01624

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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 0020950317
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010589 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-1988 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines