Porphyry copper prospect in Papua, Indonesia

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Western Medial New Guinea Magmatic Belt (142pCu7203)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Indonesia
State or province Papua
Geographic location 136.119, -3.978
Geologic map unit 136.119, -3.978
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Tectonic setting postconvergence

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grasberg Area. Winkie drilling 39–41 m (Au), 35-50 m (Cu,Mo); contents: 110 ppb Au max, 637.5 ppm Cu, 59.6 ppm Mo.
Study area name Southeast Asia and Melanesia
References Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (2004)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2013)
Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, 2004, Digital mineral occurrence database: Jakarta, Indonesia, Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources. [Proprietary data.]