Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Alfy, Bear
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -119.77831508, 50.002806031
Geologic map unit -119.77831508, 50.002806031
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Paleozoic–Triassic–Jurassic–Cretaceous(?)
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals azurite, bornite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, malachite, molybdenite, pyrite
Associated rocks pyroxenite, gabbro, monzonite, quartz diorite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Paleozoic–Triassic–Jurassic–Cretaceous(?)

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.3 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)