Porphyry copper prospect in Bulgan, Mongolia

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Ingetyn Gol
Tract name Erdenet (142pCu8508a)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Mongolia
State or province Bulgan
Geographic location 104.0167, 49.2333
Geologic map unit 104.0167, 49.2333
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range ~290 Ma (Variscan orogeny)
Age reference geologic inference
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Early Permian

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Average grade of 0.07–1% Cu, to 0.05% Mo, to 0.002% Ag. Active prospect 2004–2011; limited information.
Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References Nokleberg and others (1999); Dejidmaa and others (2002); Warren J. Nokleberg (written commun., 2006); Erdene Resource Development Corp. (2011a); Erdene Resource Development Corp. (2011b)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)