Porphyry copper prospect in Xinjiang, China

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Baowendulake
Tract name Kazakh-Tarim (142pCu8505)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Xinjiang
Geographic location 88.6333, 41.38
Geologic map unit 88.6333, 41.38
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 275Ma
Age determination method unknown
Age range 275 Ma
Age reference Warren J. Nokleberg (written commun., 2006)
Associated rocks andesite, andesite-dacite porphyry
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Permian

Commodity and development information

Development status Prospect
Major commodities Cu, Mo
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References Yan and others (2007); Warren J. Nokleberg (written commun., 2006); McFaul and others (2000)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)