Camp 4

Porphyry copper prospect in Benguet, Philippines

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Luzon Arc (Central Cordillera segment) (142pCu7301b)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Philippines
State or province Benguet
Geographic location 120.604167, 16.320833
Geologic map unit 120.604167, 16.320833
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Associated rocks diorite porphyry and breccias, hornblende diorite porphyry
Tectonic setting island arc

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Two porphyry copper-gold prospects associated with the Camp 4 intrusive complex: Kidao prospect: diorite porphyry and breccias; potassic alteration zones at surface; rock chip assays average 0.27 % Cu, 0.25 g/t Au; 2 sq. km geochemical anomaly for Cu, Au. Ubulan prospect, low grade mineralization indicated by drilling a hornblende diorite porphyry in the 1960s.
Study area name East and Southeast Asia
References Carranza and Hale (2002); Durkee and Pederson (1961); Waters and others (2011)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2014)