Cimmeride Greater Caucasus

Middle Jurassic back arc and island arc of the Tethyan Metallogenic Belt.
Tract ID 142pCu9002
Country Azerbaijan-Georgia-Russian Federation
Commodity Cu
Study area name Tethys
Tectonic setting island arc
Deposit type porphyry copper
Grade-tonnage model Not assessed
Geologic age
Geologic feature age Middle Jurassic
Generalized age Mesozoic
Oldest rocks age 175.6Ma
Youngest rocks age 161.2Ma
Age range 14.4Ma
Map scales used 1M

(A quantitative assessment of this tract was not carried out.)

Bibliographic references

General Zürcher and others (in press)