Porphyry copper prospect in Naxçivan, Azerbaijan

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Azerbaijan—Caucasus-Iran (142pCu9014c)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Azerbaijan
State or province Naxçivan
Geographic location 46.0639, 38.8897
Geologic map unit 46.0639, 38.8897
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Eocene–Oligocene
Age reference Jamali and others (2010)
Associated rocks dacitic and andesitic extrusive rocks
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Eocene–Oligocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Cu-Au porphyry-related vein prospect; active.
Study area name Tethys
References Jamali and others (2010)
Site reference Zürcher and others (in press)