Porphyry copper prospect in Hunedoara, Romania

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Apuseni Mountains (150pCu6003)
Group name Bolcana Group
Included sites Bolcana, Magura
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Romania
State or province Hunedoara
Geographic location 22.937, 45.984
Geologic map unit 22.937, 45.984
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Neogene
Age reference geologic inference
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Neogene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments The Magura Poienii prospect is contained within a zone of argillic alteration occurs over the central part of an andesitic complex. Metaliferi Mountains.
Study area name Europe
References Vlad and Orlandea (2004)
Site reference Sutphin and others (2013)