Pattison

Porphyry molybdenum-copper prospect in Yukon Territory, Canada

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 9864
Alternate names Patt, Ross
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province Yukon Territory
Geographic location -138.61422364, 62.525803434
Geologic map unit -138.61422364, 62.525803434
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry molybdenum-copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Cretaceous–Tertiary
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, molybdenite, pyrite
Associated rocks alaskite pluton and dikes
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Cretaceous–Tertiary

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Mo soil anomalies; weak IP response. Grades: 0.01 percent Cu, 0.015 percent Mo.
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 http://servlet.gov.yk.ca/ygsmin/index.do. [Web page no longer available. See http://www.geology.gov.yk.ca/databases_gis.html to download minfile.zip at link for ""Mineral Occurrences in the Yukon"".]