Copper Canyon

Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

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

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -121.204415378, 50.173105874
Geologic map unit -121.204415378, 50.173105874
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Triassic–Jurassic–Cretaceous
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals azurite, chalcopyrite, malachite, pyrite
Associated rocks granodiorite, ranging from diorite to granite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Triassic–Jurassic–Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu, Ag, Au
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.63 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)