Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names SU
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -131.549519518, 57.059404652
Geologic map unit -131.549519518, 57.059404652
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 48Ma
Age determination method K-Ar biotite
Age range 48 Ma
Age reference unknown
Minerals chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite
Associated rocks diorite (porphyritic), granodiorite (porphyritic)
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Eocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.15 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)