Porphyry copper(?) prospect in Esfahan, Iran

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Tal Siah
Tract name Esfahan (142pCu9008)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Iran
State or province Esfahan
Geographic location 54.95, 33.3833
Geologic map unit 54.95, 33.3833
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper(?)
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Eocene
Age reference Iran Geological Survey (2012a)
Associated rocks porphyritic diorite
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Eocene

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu, Au, Fe
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Possible porphyry-related Cu-Au-Fe skarn.
Study area name Tethys
References Bazin and Hübner (1969a); Iran Geological Survey (2012a); Iran Geological Survey (2012b)
Site reference Zürcher and others (in press)