Ukhaa Khudag II

Porphyry copper prospect in Ömnögovi, Mongolia

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Ukhaa Khudag
Tract name Oyu Tolgoi (142pCu8506)
Included sites Ukhaa Khudag and Ukhaa Khudag II
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Mongolia
State or province Ömnögovi
Geographic location 106.2, 44.0333
Geologic map unit 106.2, 44.0333
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 island arc
Stratigraphic age Early Permian

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu
Minor commodities Ag, Mo
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Combined prospect site Ukhaa Khudag with Ukhaa Khudag II, which are approximately within 1.5 km of one another. Dike-like outcrops visible to the S and SE.
Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References Nokleberg and others (1999)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)