Nuka Bay

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10280133
MRDS ID A002795
MAS/MILS ID 0021040014
Record type Site
Current site name Nuka Bay
Alternate or previous names Cheri No. 1, North Nuka 1, Oheri No. 1, Sheri, Shelter Cove, Anchorage, Beauty Bay, Determination, Halibut Cove

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -150.61643, 59.51508 (WGS84)
Elevation 90
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 008 S 008 W 03 Alaska


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

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -150.61643, 59.51508

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

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 0021040014
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002795 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 104-032

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 104-036

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 104-040

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 104-058

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 104-060B

  • Deposit

    P625B pp. 6, 13

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    E&MJ 7905 p. 83, No. 165

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB A002816 USGS CRIB A002816

Reporter information

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