Porphyry copper prospect in Xinjiang, China

Names and other identifiers

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

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Xinjiang
Geographic location 81.6731, 35.5462
Geologic map unit 81.6731, 35.5462
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Carboniferous
Age reference Lui and others (2005)
Associated rocks biotite granite, volcanic rock
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Carboniferous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments 1.02% Cu. 100 m, 0.2–0.5 m wide. Mineralization.
Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References Lui and others (2005)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)
Lui Dequan, Tang Yanling, and Zhou Ruhong, 2005, Copper deposits and nickel deposits in Xinjiang, China: Geological Publishing House, 360 p. [In Chinese.]