Porphyry copper prospect in Aktyubinsk, Kazakhstan

Names and other identifiers

Tract name East Uralian Zone (142pCu8203)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Kazakhstan
State or province Aktyubinsk
Geographic location 60.05661, 50.76218
Geologic map unit 60.05661, 50.76218
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Devonian to Carboniferous
Minerals chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite, molybdenite
Associated rocks porphyritic quartz diorite, granodiorite porphyry, plagiogranite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Devonian-Early Carboniferous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Mineral occurrence.
Study area name Urals
References Ageyeva and others (1984)
Site reference Hammarstrom, written commun (2015)
Ageyeva, S.T., Volchkov, A.G., and Minina, O.V., 1984, The porphyry-copper mineralization of the Urals and its geotectonic environment: International Geology Review, v. 26, no. 6, p. 690–701.