Porphyry 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 119.602996826, 44.633098603
Geologic map unit 119.602996826, 44.633098603
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 148.3Ma
Age determination method Rb-Sr
Age range 148.3 Ma
Age reference Zeng, Liu, Yu and others (2011)
Minerals arsenopyrite, chalcopyrite, pyrite, pyrrhotite
Associated rocks granite porphyry
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Late Jurassic

Commodity and development information

Development status Producer
Major commodities Sn, Cu
Minor commodities Ag
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Limited information. Copper grades from 0.3 to 1.0%; contains substantial Sn, Ag. Da Hinggan Mountains. Mining. Significant prospect.
Study area name East Asia Mesozoic
References Zeng, Liu, Yu and others (2011)
Site reference Ludington, Mihalasky, and others (2012)