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Porphyry copper prospect in Chukotskiy avtonomnyy okrug, Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 8301
Tract name Kolyma (142pCu8512)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Chukotskiy avtonomnyy okrug
Geographic location 163.718988, 67.223941
Geologic map unit 163.718988, 67.223941
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Jurassic–Cretaceous
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals arsenopyrite, chalcopyrite, gold, ilmenite, magnetite, molybdenite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks monzonite, syenite, monzonitoid intrusives
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Jurassic–Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Sidorov and others (2006): closely associated with the Mo- and Cu-bearing monzonitoid intrusives.
Study area name Northeast Asia
References Gorodinsky and others (1974); Gorodinsky and others (1978); Sidorov and others (2006); Volkov, Savva and others (2006); Nokleberg and others (1993); Nokleberg and others (1998); Nokleberg and others (2005)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)
Gorodinsky, M.E., Gulevich, V.V., Neznanov, N.N., Palymsky, B.F., and Radzivill, A.Ya., 1974, On geology and metallogeny of the Anyui-Oloy interfluve—Materials on geology and mineral resources of the Northeast USSR: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Academy of Sciences, v. 21, p. 31–41. [In Russian.]
Gorodinsky, M.E., Gulevich, V.V., and Titov, V.A., 1978, Copper occurrences in the USSR—Materials on geology and mineral resources of the Northeast USSR: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Academy of Sciences, v. 24, p. 151–158. [In Russian.]
Nokleberg, W.J., Bundtzen, T.K., Grybeck, Donald, Koch, R.D., Eremin, R.A., Rozenblum, I.S., Sidorov, A.A., Byalobzhesky, S.G., Sosunov, G.M., Shpikerman, V.I., and Gorodinsky, M.E, 1993, Metallogenesis of mainland Alaska and the Russian northeast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93–339, 230 p. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1993/0339/ and at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1993/0339/report.pdf.)Nokleberg, W.J., West, T.D., Dawson, K.M., Shpikerman, V.I., Bundtzen, T.K., Parfenov, L.M., Monger, J.W.H., Ratkin, V.V., Baranov, B.V., Byalobzhesky, S.G., Diggles, M.F., Eremin, R.A., Fujita, Kazuya, Gordey, S.P., Gorodinskiy, M.E., Goryachev, N.A., Feeney, T.D., Frolov, Y.F., Grantz, Arthur, Khanchuk, A.I., Koch, R.D., Natalin, B.A., Natapov, L.M., Norton, I.O., Patton, W.W. Jr., Plafker, George, Pozdeev, A.I., Rozenblum, I.S., Scholl, D.W., Sokolov, S.D., Sosunov, G.M., Stone, D.V., Tabor, R.W., Tsukanov, N.V., and Vallier, T.L., 1998, Summary terrane, mineral deposit, and metallogenic belt maps of the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-136, CD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-136.)Nokleberg, W.J., Bundtzen, T.K., Eremin, R.A., Ratkin, V.V., Dawson, K.M., Shpikerman, V.I., Goryachev, N.A., Byalobzhesky, S.G., Frolov, Y.F., Khanchuk, A.I., Koch, R.D., Monger, J.W.H., Pozdeev, A.I., Rozenblum, I.S., Rodionov, S.M., Parfenov, L.M., Scotese, C.R., and Sidorov, A.A., 2005, Metallogenesis and tectonics of the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1697, 397 p. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/pp1697/.)Sidorov, A.A., Tomson, I.N., Savva, N.E., Volkov, A.V., Prokof’ev, V.Yu, and Kolova, E.E., 2006, Relation between porphyry deposits and their vein satellites: Doklady Earth Sciences, v. 409, p. 859–863. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S1028334X06060043.)Volkov, A.V., Savva, N.E., Sidorov, A.A., Egorov, V.N., Shapovalov, V.S., Prokof’ev, V.Yu., and Kolova, E.E., 2006, Spatial distribution and formation conditions of Au-bearing porphyry Cu-Mo deposits in the northeast of Russia: Geology of Ore Deposits, v. 48, p. 448–472. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S107570150606002X.)