Silver Queen

Porphyry copper prospect in Yukon Territory, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Draft
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Included sites DB, Draft, Moosehorn, Tally-Ho
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province Yukon Territory
Geographic location -135.048909693, 60.226115077
Geologic map unit -135.048909693, 60.226115077
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Cretaceous–Paleocene–Eocene
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals argentite, chalcopyrite, galena
Associated rocks granodiorite cut by rhyolite dikes
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous–Paleocene–Eocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Dissappointing drill results. Grades: 0.2 percent Cu, 0.34 g/t Au, 3620 g/t Ag.
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"".]