Puthep

Porphyry copper prospect in Loei, Thailand

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 7117
Alternate names Put 1, Put 2, Phu Hin Lek Fai, Phu Thong Daeng
Tract name Sukhothai (142pCu7021)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Thailand
State or province Loei
Geographic location 101.877686, 17.45
Geologic map unit 101.877686, 17.45
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 230Ma
Age determination method unknown
Age range 230 Ma
Age reference Singer and others (2008)
Minerals chalcopyrite, kaolinite, magnetite, pyrite, sericite
Associated rocks breccia, diorite, andesite, andesite tuff, rhyolite, granodiorite, limestone, sandstone, shale, skarn, tuff, tuffaceous sandstone
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Middle Triassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Partial resource: > 264 Mt at 0.43% Cu and 0.13 g/t Au (cutoff grade 0.25% Cu).
Study area name Southeast Asia and Melanesia
References PanAust Ltd. (2010b); Singer and others (2008)
Site reference Hammarstrom and others (2013)