Porphyry copper prospect in Davao Oriental, Philippines

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Philippine Arc (142pCu7309)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Philippines
State or province Davao Oriental
Geographic location 126.194, 7.034
Geologic map unit 126.194, 7.034
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Neogene
Age reference geologic inference
Associated rocks brecciated diorite and andesite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Neogene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Potential buried porphyry copper exploration target associated with a brecciated, hydrothermally-altered (propylitic, potassic, argillic) diorite and andesite (Taguibo volcano-plutonic complex).
Study area name East and Southeast Asia
References Sierra Mining Ltd. (2012)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2014)