Porphyry copper prospect in Harghita, Romania

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Northern Carpathians (150pCu6004)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Romania
State or province Harghita
Geographic location 25.393889, 46.610833
Geologic map unit 25.393889, 46.610833
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 8Ma
Age determination method unknown
Age range late Miocene
Age reference geologic inference
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age late Miocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Hydrothermally-altered stratovolcano in the Cálimani-Gurghiu-Hargahita volcanic chain.
Study area name Europe
References Mason and others (1995); Minera Andes Inc. (1999); Mason and others (1996)
Site reference Sutphin and others (2013)