Porphyry copper prospect in Khabarovskiy kray, Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Pacific Margin (142pCu8514)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Khabarovskiy kray
Geographic location 138.570526, 48.563865
Geologic map unit 138.570526, 48.563865
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 69Ma
Age determination method Rb-Sr
Age range 69 Ma
Age reference Rodionov (2006)
Minerals bornite, calcocite, chalcopyrite, covellite, fluorite, kassiterite, magnetite, molybdenite, sphalerite, wolframite
Associated rocks granite-granodiorite and diorite-monzonite intrusions
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

Development status Unknown
Major commodities Cu
Minor commodities Pb, Zn
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Associated with granite-granodiorite and diorite-monzonite intrusions.
Study area name Northeast Asia
References Gavrilov and Mamaev (1988); Nokleberg and others (2003); Nokleberg and others (2006); Rodionov (2006); Rundkvist (2001); Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)
Gavrilov, V.V., and Mamaev, A.P., 1988, Porphyry-copper mineralization of the Nochnoe stock (northern Sikhote-Alin Area), in Vlasov, G.M., ed., Porphyry-type Mineralization in the Russian Far East: USSR Academy of Sciences, Institute of Tectonics and Geophysics, Vladivostok, p. 135–141. [In Russian.]
Nokleberg, W.J., Bounaeva, T.M., Miller, R.J., Seminskiy, Z.V., and Diggles, M.F. eds., 2003, Significant metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous lode deposits, and selected placer districts of northeast Asia: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-220, 422 p., CD-ROM. (Also available at, W.J., Miller, R.J., and Diggles, M.F., eds., 2006, Geographic information systems (GIS) spatial data compilation of geodynamic, tectonic, metallogenic, mineral deposit, and geophysical maps and associated descriptive data for northeast Asia: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1150, 11 p. and digital data, CD-ROM. (Also available at
Rodionov, S.M., 2006, Porphyry copper deposits containing gold, in Khanchuk, A.I., ed., Geodynamics, magmatism and metallogeny of eastern Russia: Vladivostok, Dal'nauka Publishing House, v. 2, p. 647–650. [In Russian.]
Rundkvist, D.V., ed., 2001 [2002], Mineragenic map of Russian Federation and adjacent states (with the boundaries of former USSR): Russian Federation Ministry of Natural Resources, State Research and Development Enterprise (Aerogeologica), 49 p., Excel workbook, and 1 map on 18 sheets, scale 1:2,500,000, CD-ROM.