Pagoni Rachi

Porphyry copper prospect in Anatoliki Makedonia Kai Thraki, Greece

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Dinaride-Aegean Region (150pCu6002)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Greece
State or province Anatoliki Makedonia Kai Thraki
Geographic location 25.884442, 41.011378
Geologic map unit 25.884442, 41.011378
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Minerals biotite, bornite, chalcopyrite, chlorite, magnetite, molybdenite, pyrite, quartz, sericite, tellurides
Associated rocks calc-alkalic dacite andesite porphyry
Tectonic setting postconvergence

Commodity and development information

Development status Prospect
Major commodities Cu
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Porphyry type Cu-Mo prospect. Quartz stockworks overprinted by quartz-carbonate polymetallic veins with tellurides in calc-alkalic dacite andesite porphyry. Early K-Na-silicate and propylitic alteration with magnetite, bornite, chalcopyrite, molybdenite, pyrite, quartz, biotite, sericite; late sericite-chlorite. Molybdenite contains up to 4.21% Re.
Study area name Europe
References Voudouris and others (2006)
Site reference Sutphin and others (2013)