Porphyry copper prospect in Chitinskaya oblast', Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Kultuma, Kultuminskoe
Tract name Manchuride (142pCu8509)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Chitinskaya oblast'
Geographic location 119.0959, 52.1851
Geologic map unit 119.0959, 52.1851
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Jurassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite
Associated rocks granodiorite porphyry
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Jurassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Discovered during 2006–2008; pre-feasibility study completed in 2009. Resource (C1+C2) of 587,000 t Cu, 0.12 t Au, 0.95 t Ag, at unknown grade. Mongol-Okhotsk Fold Belt. Exploration. Significant prospect.
Study area name East Asia Mesozoic
References Norilsk Nickel (2011)
Site reference Ludington, Mihalasky, and others (2012)
Norilsk Nickel, 2011, Geological prospecting and development: Norilsk Nickel Web page accessed December 2011, at http://www.nornik.ru/en/our_products/geological/. [Web page no longer available.]