Porphyry copper(?) prospect in Esfahan, Iran

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Plio-Quaternary—Post-collisional (142pCu9017b)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Iran
State or province Esfahan
Geographic location 51.867, 33.567
Geologic map unit 51.867, 33.567
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper(?)
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Miocene–Pliocene
Age reference geologic inference
Associated rocks sedimentary
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Miocene–Pliocene

Commodity and development information

Development status Unknown
Major commodities Mo
Minor commodities Cu(?)
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Possible porphyry-related Mo-(Cu?) occurrence; post-collisional.
Study area name Tethys
References Iran Geological Survey (2012a)
Site reference Zürcher and others (in press)