Porphyry copper prospect in Xizang, China

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names part of Nimu project
Tract name Gangdese (142pCu8712)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Xizang
Geographic location 89.998652, 29.557349
Geologic map unit 89.998652, 29.557349
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Miocene
Age reference geologic inference
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Miocene

Commodity and development information

Development status Prospect
Major commodities Cu
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Tibet. Gangdese porphyry copper belt. Reconnaissance exploration only, raw prospect. Exploration.
Study area name Tibetan Plateau
References Central China Goldfields (2007); Central China Goldfields (2008)
Site reference Ludington, Hammarstrom, and others (2012)
Central China Goldfields, 2007, Annual report and accounts 2007: accessed March 30, 2011, at http://www.gggresources.com/annual-report-2007. [Web page no longer available.]
Central China Goldfields, 2008, Annual report and accounts 2008: accessed March 30, 2011, at http://www.gggresources.com/annual-report-2008. [Web page no longer available.]