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 136.183, -3.873
Geologic map unit 136.183, -3.873
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Minerals magnetite
Tectonic setting postconvergence

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grasberg Area. Minor prospect; rock sample vein magnetite skarn: 0.25 g/t Au; 16.6 g/t Au; 5,500 ppm Cu.
Study area name Southeast Asia and Melanesia
References Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (2004); Nickelore Ltd. (2009)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2013)