Porphyry copper prospect in Kamchatskaya kray, Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

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

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Kamchatskaya kray
Geographic location 165.583333, 63.633333
Geologic map unit 165.583333, 63.633333
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Miocene(?)
Age reference Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009)
Associated rocks granite-granodiorite and diorite-monzonite intrusions
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Miocene(?)

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Associated with granite-granodiorite and diorite-monzonite intrusions. The age indicated by Chitalin is uncertain, and younger than the permissive units in the tract.
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.