Porphyry copper prospect in Yukon Territory, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Pot
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Included sites Pot
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province Yukon Territory
Geographic location -137.904523189, 62.008903569
Geologic map unit -137.904523189, 62.008903569
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range mid-Cretaceous
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, magnetite, molybdenite, pyrite
Associated rocks volcanic-subvolcanic complex
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age mid-Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments AuAgPbZn soil geochem near Cu-Mo zone; IP anomaly 1300 by 200 m. Grades: 0.2 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE YT (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)
MINFILE YT, 2009, MINFILE Mineral inventory—Yukon Province: Yukon Geological Survey, MINFILE database, accessed December 2009, at [Web page no longer available. See to download at link for ""Mineral Occurrences in the Yukon"".]