Porphyry copper prospect in Compostela Valley, Philippines

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Philippine Arc (142pCu7309)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Philippines
State or province Compostela Valley
Geographic location 126.079167, 7.3125
Geologic map unit 126.079167, 7.3125
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Neogene
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals bornite, chapcopyrite
Associated rocks quartz diorite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Neogene

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Copper prospect associated with quartz diorite.
Study area name East and Southeast Asia
References Philippines Mines and Geosciences Bureau (written commun., 2004)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2014)