Eureka

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233826
MRDS ID A013367
MAS/MILS ID 0021160009
Record type Site
Current site name Eureka
Alternate or previous names Eureka Mine, Eureka Prospect
Related records 10094082

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -135.15196, 56.98161 (WGS84)
Elevation 150
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 056 S 065 E 30 SWNWSW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -135.15196, 56.98161

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 Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021160009
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A013367 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 116-010

  • Deposit

    AR18b pp. 62, 79

  • Deposit

    AK YUKON M J V1N2 pp. 16-17

  • Deposit

    B504 p. 28

  • Deposit

    MF464

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit CLAIM ACTIVE PRIOR TO 1898. NO ACTIVITY SINCE 1898. LOCATED IN SITKA GRAYWACKE. STRINGER LEAD OF PYRITIFEROUS QTZ ENCLOSED IN SLATE NEAR DIORITIC BODIES. DEVELOPMENT INSIGNIFICANT. LONEY & OTHERS, 1975, PLATE 1 (PP792)

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 18-JUL-1995 Map U.S. Bureau of Mines