Porphyry copper prospect in Qinghai, China

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Qinling-Dabie (142pCu8701)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Qinghai
Geographic location 99.7202, 35.3729
Geologic map unit 99.7202, 35.3729
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Paleozoic–Triassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, galena, molybdenite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks diorite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Paleozoic–Triassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Probably a skarn deposit.
Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References Wu and others (2010)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)