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Porphyry copper prospect in Nei Mongol, China

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Solonker (142pCu8501)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Nei Mongol
Geographic location 110.075, 41.35
Geologic map unit 110.075, 41.35
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range ~490–390 Ma (Caledonian orogeny) to ~290 Ma (Variscan orogeny)
Age reference geologic inference
Associated rocks andesite diorite, monzodiorite porphyry, syenite, syenite porphyry, syenodiorite porphyry, granite, granodiorite, andesite, andesite porphyry, basalt, basaltic andesite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Paleozoic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Yanshanian tract designation based on abundant nearby K age rocks.
Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References PR Newswire (2007)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)