Porphyry molybdenum-copper prospect in Nei Mongol, China

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Manchuride (142pCu8509)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Nei Mongol
Geographic location 120.555999756, 44.760299682
Geologic map unit 120.555999756, 44.760299682
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry molybdenum-copper
Age (Ma) 131.2Ma
Age determination method Re-Os
Age range 131.2 ±1.9 Ma
Age reference Zeng, Liu and Zhang (2010)
Minerals chalcopyrite, galena, molybdenite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks granodiorite porphyry
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Early Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Limited information. Average Cu grade 0.29%. Da Hinggan Mountains. Exploration. Significant prospect.
Study area name East Asia Mesozoic
References Zeng, Liu and Zhang (2010); Zou and others (2011)
Site reference Ludington, Mihalasky, and others (2012)