Calo Copper/Gold Project

Porphyry copper prospect in Batangas, Philippines

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Luzon Arc (western segment) (142pCu7301c)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Philippines
State or province Batangas
Geographic location 121.244, 13.7
Geologic map unit 121.244, 13.7
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Tectonic setting island arc

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Reconnaissance drilling (seven widely spaced holes) in 2006 to test cluster of IP anomalies reported up to about 500 m of volcanic cover, weak porphyry-related alteration, and altered diorite clasts. Drill intersections of 213 m of 0.18% Cu and 0.30 g/t Au below advanced argillic alteration cap. Exotic copper in volcanic cover above IP anomalies.
Study area name East and Southeast Asia
References Mindoro Resources Ltd. (2010b)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2014)