Porphyry copper prospect in Magadanskaya oblast', Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Piritovoe
Tract name Pacific Margin (142pCu8514)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Magadanskaya oblast'
Geographic location 155.927729, 62.01446
Geologic map unit 155.927729, 62.01446
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Jurassic–Cretaceous–Paleogene
Age reference geologic inference
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Late Jurassic–Cretaceous–Paleogene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments The Piritovoe (Degdenreken) outcropping that is located in an economically developed district 100 km southeast of the Omsukchan township and 20 km from the motor road connecting Omsukchan and Merenga was discovered in 1979.
Study area name Northeast Asia
References Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009); Department of National Resources of the Administration of Magadan Region (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)
Department of National Resources of the Administration of Magadan Region, 2009: Web page accessed [n.d.], at [Web page no longer available.]