Hummel Canyon

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233797
MRDS ID A010198
MAS/MILS ID 0021180007
Record type Site
Current site name Hummel Canyon
Related records 10000162

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -130.28926, 56.04147 (WGS84)
Elevation 760
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
Copper River 067 S 098 E 20 NESWSE Alaska

Commodities

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

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -130.28926, 56.04147

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

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 0021180007
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010198 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    OF76-486 pp. 133-136

  • Deposit

    B1403 p. 92

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit NO KARDEX REFERENCE. AT ELEV. OF 2485 FT. AN ADIT IS DRIVEN 11 FT. TO CROSSCUT A PYRITIC SILICIFIED ZONE IN HAZELTON (?) GROUP HORNFELS. ZONE IS 0.6-1 FT. WIDE, CONTAINS MINOR VALUES IN CU, PB, ZN, MOLYBDENUM & SILVER.NO GOLD WAS DETECTED.

Reporter information

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