Unnamed Prospect

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233934
MAS/MILS ID 0020950240
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Prospect
Alternate or previous names Latouche Island Copper Mining Co. ?, Alameda ?

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -147.85501, 60.01895 (WGS84)
Elevation 3
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
Seward 002 S 009 E 11 SWSWNE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Unknown
Pyrrhotite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -147.85501, 60.01895

Ore body information

  • Strike N40E
    Dip 00W
    Width 1.3M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 SHEAR ZONE
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Strike And Dip N40E
    Date of Last Modification 880427

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Comments on the workings information

  • A 19.5 m. long adit.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950240

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-226

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality S-10).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-APR-1988 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines