Chipali

Porphyry copper prospect in Khabarovskiy kray, Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 8623
Tract name Pacific Margin (142pCu8514)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Khabarovskiy kray
Geographic location 139.7679, 48.8321
Geologic map unit 139.7679, 48.8321
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Cretaceous–Paleocene
Age reference Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009)
Associated rocks volcanic rocks of calc-alkalic and bimodal sequences
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous–Paleocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments East Sikhote-Aline. Center part of the large volcanic ring structure. Mineralized Paleocene volcanites in erosional window in Pliocene–Quaternary basalts. Exploration work in 2009. Au-Ag associated with volcanic rocks of calc-alkalic and bimodal sequences per Rundkvist (2001).
Study area name Northeast Asia
References Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009); Rundkvist (2001)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)
Rundkvist, D.V., ed., 2001 [2002], Mineragenic map of Russian Federation and adjacent states (with the boundaries of former USSR): Russian Federation Ministry of Natural Resources, State Research and Development Enterprise (Aerogeologica), 49 p., Excel workbook, and 1 map on 18 sheets, scale 1:2,500,000, CD-ROM.