Porphyry copper prospect in Raska, Serbia

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Rudnitza
Tract name Dinaride-Aegean Region (150pCu6002)
Group name Rudnitsa Group
Included sites Rudnitsa, Plavkovo
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Serbia
State or province Raska
Geographic location 20.716667, 43.233333
Geologic map unit 20.716667, 43.233333
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Miocene
Age reference Singer and others (2008)
Minerals chalcocite, chalcopyrite, kaolinite, magnetite, pyrite, sericite, tennorite
Associated rocks diorite porphyry, dolomite, gabbro, limestone, schist, serpentinite, andesite, andesitic dacite pyroclastics, basalt, diorite
Tectonic setting postconvergence
Stratigraphic age Miocene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Porphyry Cu intersections: 144 m of sulfide ore at 0.4% Cu and 0.38 g/t Au; 88 m at 0.26% Cu and 0.44 g/t Au. Pb-Zn-Ag intersections: 8 m at 7.11% Pb, 3.37% Zn, 108.0 g/t Ag; 4 m at 9.21% Pb, 11.19% Zn, 229 g/t Ag. Exposed. The property has the potential to host a large porphyry copper-gold deposit (EurOmax Resources, 2007). Central Serbia.
Study area name Europe
References EurOmax Resources Ltd. (2007); Kozelj and others (2007); Singer and others (2008)
Site reference Sutphin and others (2013)