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Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 9936
Alternate names Dude
Tract name Insular Mixed Island- and Continental Arc (003pCu2003)
Included sites Bob, Tak, Gem
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -124.311682728, 49.629727484
Geologic map unit -124.311682728, 49.629727484
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range post-Late Triassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, molybdenite, pyrite
Associated rocks quartz diorite, granodiorite
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age post-Late Triassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.147 percent Cu, 0.006 percent Mo.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009); Schroeter and others (2006)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)
MINFILE BC, 2009, MINFILE Mineral inventory: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, MINFILE database, total records 12,523, accessed December 2009, at http://minfile.gov.bc.ca/.
Schroeter, Tom; Cathro, Michael; Grieve, David; Lane, Robert; Pardy, Jamie; and Wojdak, Paul, 2006, British Columbia mining and mineral exploration overview 2005: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Information Circular 2006-1, 20 p.