Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Red
Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Included sites Hobbes zone, URC zone, RD zone
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -127.943629039, 54.835283155
Geologic map unit -127.943629039, 54.835283155
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 89Ma
Age determination method Inferred from U-Pb zircon age for Louise Lake
Age range 89 Ma
Age reference unknown
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite, enargite, galena, magnetite, pyrite, sphalerite, tennantite
Associated rocks diorite, granodiorite, feldspar porphyries
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Transitional to epithermal. Grades: 0.296 percent Cu, 0.342 g/t Au, 270 g/t Ag.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009); Eastfield Resources Ltd. (2008)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)