|Current site name||Unnamed (near Kwiniuk River)|
|Geographic coordinates:||-162.37625, 64.71035 (WGS84)|
|Relative position||This occurrence is on a marble knob overlooking the Kwiniuk River. It is 0.5 miles east of the confluence of the Kwiniuk River and a major unnamed south tributary (the Corral Creek of West, 1953, Plate 1), and about 7 miles north-northeast of the village of Elim. The occurrence appears to be on Peak 673 but it may only be located within 0.5 mile. It is locality 63 of Gamble (1988).|
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|Agency||Database name||Acronym||Record ID||Notes|
|USGS||Alaska Resource Data File||ARDF||SO162|
West, W.S., 1953, Reconnaissance for radioactive deposits in the Darby Mountains, Seward Peninsula, Alaska, 1948: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 300, 7 p.
Miller, T.P., and Grybeck, D.J., 1973, Geochemical survey of the eastern Solomon and southeastern Bendeleben quadrangles, Seward Peninsula, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 553, 115 p.
Till, A.B., Dumoulin, J.A., Gamble, B. ., Kaufman, D.S., and Carroll, P.I., 1986, Preliminary geologic map and fossil data, Soloman, Bendeleben, and southern Kotzebue quadrangles, Seward Peninsula, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 86-276, 10 p., 3 plates, scale 1:250,000.
Gamble, B.M., 1988, Non-placer mineral occurrences in the Solomon, Bendeleben, and southern part of the Kotzebue quadrangles, western Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Map MF-1838-B, 13 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
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|Deposit||Model Name = Base-metal sulfide veins or replacements in marble.|
|Reporter||19-AUG-99||Travis L. Hudson||Applied Geology|