Fakos

Porphyry copper prospect in Voreio Aigaio, Greece

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 673
Tract name Dinaride-Aegean Region (150pCu6002)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Greece
State or province Voreio Aigaio
Geographic location 25.192222, 39.811667
Geologic map unit 25.192222, 39.811667
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range early Miocene
Age reference Singer and others (2008)
Minerals apatite, arsenopyrite, barite, biotite, bornite, bournonite, chalcopyrite, chlorite, electrum, galena, hematite, hessite, magnetite, molybdenite, petzite, pyrite, sericite, sphalerite, tetrahedrite/tennantite, tourmaline
Associated rocks shoshonitic monzonite porphyry, lamprophyre, clastic sediments, calc-alkaline volcanics
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age early Miocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Chip samples contain as much as 11 g/t Au, 11.3 g/t Ag, 780 ppm Cu, 3500 ppm Pb, 256 ppm Zn, 4630 ppm As, 83 ppm Mo.
Study area name Europe
References Voudouris (2006); Voudouris and Alfieris (2005); Singer and others (2008)
Site reference Sutphin and others (2013)