Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Swan
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Included sites Swan, Snow, Pine
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -120.478115101, 49.630605931
Geologic map unit -120.478115101, 49.630605931
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 97Ma
Age determination method K-Ar biotite
Age range 97 Ma
Age reference unknown
Minerals azurite, chalcopyrite, malachite, pyrite
Associated rocks quartz diorite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.209 percent Cu, 4.7 g/t Ag.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)