Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

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

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -125.202516123, 50.531395411
Geologic map unit -125.202516123, 50.531395411
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Jurassic–Cretaceous
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, limonite, malachite, molybdenite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks granodiorite, diorite dike
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Jurassic–Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

Development status Prospect
Major commodities Cu, Mo, Ag
Minor commodities Au, Zn
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Resource (not thoroughly characterized): 0.118 Mt at 2.5% Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)