Hutag Uul

Porphyry copper prospect in Dornogovi, Mongolia

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Oyu Tolgoi (142pCu8506)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Mongolia
State or province Dornogovi
Geographic location 109.9301, 43.109
Geologic map unit 109.9301, 43.109
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 Prospect
Major commodities Cu
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Drill results include >30 m at >0.5% Cu and >0.03 g/t Au. Large exploration license with multiple targets. New exploration in 2012 by Xanadu Mines Ltd.
Study area name Central Asian Orogenic Belt
References Xanadu Mines Ltd. (2011b); Xanadu Mines Ltd. (2012a)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2015)