Levy Turmachan

Porphyry copper prospect in Khabarovskiy kray, Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Pacific Margin (142pCu8514)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Khabarovskiy kray
Geographic location 139.116667, 57.583333
Geologic map unit 139.116667, 57.583333
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)
Minerals chalcopyrite, copper, galena, molybdenite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks alkali rhyolite porphyry, dacite porphyry, diorite, granodiorite, granite, basalt
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 Large quartz-tourmaline-sulfide stockwork zone within a sericitically altered area. Limonite leached capping may conceal a larger stockwork beneath.
Study area name Northeast Asia
References Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)