Porphyry molybdenum-copper prospect in Henan, China

Names and other identifiers

Tract name East Qinling (142pCu8705)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country China
State or province Henan
Geographic location 111.753997803, 33.881000518
Geologic map unit 111.753997803, 33.881000518
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry molybdenum-copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Jurassic–Cretaceous (Yanshanian orogeny)
Age reference Li (2008)
Minerals chalcopyrite, galena, molybdenite, sphalerite
Associated rocks granite, quartz diorite
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Jurassic–Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Importance of copper in deposit not clear. Exploration.
Study area name East Asia Mesozoic
References Yang and others (2010); Li (2008)
Site reference Ludington, Mihalasky, and others (2012)