Porphyry molybdenum-copper prospect in Jilin, China

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Manchuride (142pCu8509)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Jilin
Geographic location 126.323997497, 43.48910141
Geologic map unit 126.323997497, 43.48910141
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry molybdenum-copper
Age (Ma) 175Ma
Age determination method U-Pb zircon SHRIMP
Age range 170 ±3 Ma; 178 ±3 Ma
Age reference Ge and others (2007)
Associated rocks granodiorite, diorite porphyry, andesite porphyry
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Early Jurassic–Middle Jurassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments May be primarily a Mo deposit. Exploration. Significant prospect.
Study area name East Asia Mesozoic
References China Geological Survey (2002); Ge and others (2007)
Site reference Ludington, Mihalasky, and others (2012)