Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Franklin Camp
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Included sites Burrell, IXL, Jumbo, Wallace
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -118.410014706, 49.544728161
Geologic map unit -118.410014706, 49.544728161
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Paleozoic–Mesozoic–Paleocene–Eocene
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, galena, malachite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks granodiorite, feldspar porphyry
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Paleozoic–Mesozoic–Paleocene–Eocene

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu, Au, Pb
Minor commodities Zn
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Upper and lower skarn zones, 14 skarn samples average 0.24% Cu, 0.36% Zn, 0.088 g/t Au. Grades: 0.78 percent Cu, 0.16 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009); Nanika Resources Inc. (2008)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)