Sungai Depa - Sungai Waria

Porphyry copper prospect in Papua, Indonesia

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Moon-Utawa-Ular Merah Areas (142pCu7205)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Indonesia
State or province Papua
Geographic location 135.802, -3.648
Geologic map unit 135.802, -3.648
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Minerals chalcopyrite, pyrite, pyrrhotite
Associated rocks diorite
Tectonic setting continental margin

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Utawa Arc area. 100 to 200 ppb Au associated with Utawa Diorite; chalcopyrite, pyrite, pyrrhotite.
Study area name Southeast Asia and Melanesia
References Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (2004)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2013)
Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, 2004, Digital mineral occurrence database: Jakarta, Indonesia, Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources. [Proprietary data.]