Porphyry copper prospect in Agusan del Norte, Philippines

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Philippine Arc (142pCu7309)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Philippines
State or province Agusan del Norte
Geographic location 125.483934774, 9.409367857
Geologic map unit 125.483934774, 9.409367857
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Neogene
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Neogene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Structural exploration target south of Tapian Main prospect based on intersections of NE- to SW-trending faults with NW splays of the Philippine Fault. Altered and mineralized float boulders with chalcopyrite and bornite. May be in propylitic halo.
Study area name East and Southeast Asia
References Mindoro Resources Ltd. (2012a)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2014)