|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||63° 58' North , 135° 22' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||63.96667,-135.36667|
|Köppen climate type:||Dsc : Dry-summer subarctic climate|
Two mines, the Ladue and the Sadie-Friendship, that worked the same vein system between 1921 and 1932. The mines are located at the now abandoned Wernecke mining camp on Keno Hill.
8 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Carboniferous - Devonian|
298.9 - 419.2 Ma
|Sedimentary; Clastic: deltaic and nearshore|
Age: Paleozoic (298.9 - 419.2 Ma)
Description: Eastern Alaska, Yukon, Mackenzie region, Selwyn Mountains, Mackenzie Mountains
Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Gordey & Makepeace, 2003
Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. 
|Mississippian - Devonian|
323.2 - 419.2 Ma
|Portrait Lake/Prevost Fm|
|Late Devonian - Early Paleozoic|
358.9 - 541 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 541 Ma)
Comments: Besa Assemblage; Cordillaran Foreland Belt
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529.