Tarn Creek

Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -123.857216142, 51.266905601
Geologic map unit -123.857216142, 51.266905601
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Cretaceous
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite, pyrrhotite
Associated rocks hornblende diorite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.48 percent Cu, 3 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)